żwieġ

MalteseEdit

Root
ż-w-ġ

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic زَوَاج(zawāj).

NounEdit

żwieġ m (plural żwiġijiet)

  1. marriage
    Iż-żwieġ kattoliku huwa għaqda qaddisa bejn raġel wieħed u mara waħda.
    Catholic marriage is a holy union between one man and one woman.
    Hemm ukoll żwiġijiet bejn persuni tal-istess sess jew bejn iktar minn żewġ individwi.
    There are also marriages between persons of the same sex or between more than two individuals.

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic أَزْواج(ʾazwāj).

NounEdit

żwieġ

  1. plural of żewġ (husband)

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