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ArabicEdit

 
جَزّ

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ج ز ز(j-z-z).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

جَزَّ (jazza) I, non-past يَجُزُّ‎‎ (yajuzzu)

  1. to shear, to prune, to cut down, to fleece
  2. to slash, to gash
  3. to mow; to churn up
ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

جَزّ (jazzm

  1. verbal noun of جَزَّ (jazza) (form I)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

جُزْ (juz) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of جَازَ(jāza)

ReferencesEdit

  • جز” in Almaany
  • Freytag, Georg (1830), “جز”, 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 272

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic جَزِيرَة(jazīra).

NounEdit

جز (jaz)

  1. (rare) island

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Persian [Term?]

PrepositionEdit

جز (joz)

  1. except
    جز این از هر کتابی خوشم می‌آد.
    Joz in az har ketâbi xošam mi-âd.
    I like every book except for this one.

Etymology 3Edit

From Arabic جُزْء(juzʾ).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

جز (joz')

  1. part

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “جز”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “կղզի”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press