جزيرة

See also: جزیرهand جزیرہ
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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ج ز ر(j-z-r). Cognate with Classical Syriac ܓܙܪܬܐ(gāzartā’).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒa.ziː.ra/
  • (file)
  • (Egyptian) IPA(key): /ɡa.ziː.ra/

NounEdit

جَزِيرَة (jazīraf (plural جَزَائِر(jazāʾir) or جُزُر(juzur))

  1. island
  2. peninsula
  3. area, region, territory, section, district; any separated location, especially one delimited by natural boundaries

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Maltese: gżira
  • Persian: جزیره(jazire)
  • Tajik: ҷазира (jazira)
  • Ottoman Turkish: جزیره(cezîre)

Hijazi ArabicEdit

 
جَزِيرَة

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic جَزِيرَة(jazīra).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

جَزيرة (jazīraf (plural جُزُر‎ ‎(juzur))

  1. island
  2. isle

Derived termsEdit