احتضن

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ح ض ن(ḥ-ḍ-n). The figurative meaning is a semantic loan from European languages like English embrace, French embrasser, Spanish abrazar, Portuguese abraçar, Italian abbracciare.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

اِحْتَضَنَ (iḥtaḍana) VIII, non-past يَحْتَضِنُ‎‎ (yaḥtaḍinu)

  1. to take into arms, to embrace, to get to hold, to hug, to enfold
  2. to embrace, to enshrine, to integrate
  3. to host

ConjugationEdit