See also: جہاز, چهار, and جهار

Arabic edit

Etymology edit

From the root ⁧ج ه ز(j-h-z).

Pronunciation edit

  • (file)

Noun edit

جِهَازorجَهَاز (jihāz or jahāzm (pluralأَجْهِزَة(ʔajhiza))

  1. equipment, device, appliances, outfit, gear, rig
  2. implement, utensil, appliance, contrivance, gadget
  3. installation, apparatus
  4. (in the plural) system, apparatus

Declension edit

Descendants edit

  • Azerbaijani: cihaz
  • Kazakh: жиһаз (jihaz)
  • Pashto: ⁧جهاز(jahâz)
  • Persian: ⁧جهاز(jahâz) (see there for further descendants)
  • Portuguese: jaez
  • Spanish: jaez
  • Swahili: jahazi
  • Turkish: cihaz
  • Urdu: ⁧jahaz - جہاز
  • Uzbek: jihoz

See also edit

References edit

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

Pashto edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Arabicجَهَاز(jahāz).

Noun edit

جهاز (jahâzm

  1. (obsolete, rare) ship
    Synonym:بېړۍ(beṛëy)

Persian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Arabicجَهَاز(jahāz).

Pronunciation edit

 

Readings
Classical reading? jahāz
Dari reading? jahāz
Iranian reading? jahâz
Tajik reading? jahoz

Noun edit

جهاز (jahâz)

  1. ship

Descendants edit

Sindhi edit

Etymology edit

From Classical Persianجهاز(jahāz), from Arabicجَهَاز(jahāz). Compare Urduجہاز(jahāz).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

جهاز⁩ (jahāzum (Devanagari जहाज़ु)

  1. ship.

South Levantine Arabic edit

Root
ج ه ز
2 terms

Etymology edit

From Arabicجِهَاز(jihāz).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ʒi.haːz/, [ʒɪˈhæːz]
  • IPA(key): /ʒhaːz/, [ʒhæːz]
  • (file)

Noun edit

جهاز (jihāz, jhāzm (pluralأجهزة(ʔajhize))

  1. appliance, device
    Synonym:آلة(ʔāle)
    جهاز التلفزيون⁩ ― jihāz it-talfizyōntelevision set
    جهاز توقيت⁩ ― jihāz tawqīttimer, time switch
  2. system, apparatus
    الجهاز الدموي⁩ ― il-jihāz id-damawithe bloodstream, the circulatury system
    الجهاز الحكومي⁩ ― il-jihāz il-ḥukūmithe apparatus of the government
  3. equipment, gear
    جهاز العروس⁩ ― jihāz il-ʕarūstrousseau