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EtymologyEdit

Relative noun (nisba) composed of جَاذِب(jāḏib, attractive) +‎ ـِيَّة(-iyya).

NounEdit

جَاذِبِيَّة (jāḏibiyyaf (plural جَاذِبِيَّات(jāḏibiyyāt)) (but usually uncountable)

  1. (physics) gravitation, gravity
    • جاذبية سطح قزم أبيض أعلى ب١٠٠ ألف مرة من جاذبية سطح كوكب الأرض
      the surface gravity of a white dwarf is 100,000 times that of the Earth's surface gravity
  2. attraction, attractiveness
  3. charm, fascination
  4. lure, enticement

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Hijazi ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic جَاذِبِيّة(jāḏibiyya).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒaːðibijːa/, /d͡ʒaːzibijːa/

NounEdit

جَاذِبِيّة (jāḏibiyya or jāzibiyyaf (plural جَاذِبِيّات‎ ‎(jāḏibiyyāt or jāzibiyyāt))

  1. gravity
  2. attractiveness
  3. charm