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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Color or defect adjective from the root ج ر د (j-r-d).

AdjectiveEdit

أَجْرَد (ʾajrad) (feminine جَرْدَاء (jardāʾ), common plural جُرْد (jurd))

  1. barren, bare of vegetation, without herbage
  2. unarmed or unshielded, stripped of what could protect
  3. hairless, bald

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • أجرد” in Almaany
  • Freytag, Georg (1830), “أجرد”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 1, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 264
  • Lane, Edward William (1863), “أجرد”, in Arabic-English Lexicon, London: Williams & Norgate, page 406
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “أجرد”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN, page 142
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (2011), “أجرد”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN, page 175