Last modified on 3 January 2015, at 13:16

قاعدة

See also: قاعده

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb قَعَدَ (qaʿada, to sit down, to lie in wait, to waylay), root ق ع د (q-ʿ-d).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

قَاعِدَة (qāʿidaf (plural قَوَاعِد (qawāʿid))

  1. foundation
  2. basis
  3. fundament
  4. (plural only) grammar
  5. (military) base
  6. support, socle, pedestal
  7. chassis, undercarriage
  8. precept, rule, principle
  9. formula
  10. method, manner
  11. model, pattern

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