الفصحى

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Definite feminine form of the elative adjective أَفْصَح(ʾafṣaḥ, purest in language, most eloquent), derived from فَصِيح(faṣīḥ, pure in language, eloquent).

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NounEdit

الْفُصْحَى (al-fuṣḥāf

  1. Fusha, standard Arabic language, Modern Standard Arabic, Classical Arabic

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: Fusha
  • Russian: фусха (fusxa)

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979) , “فصح”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN