جهاز

See also: جہاز‎, چهار, and جهار

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ج ه ز(j-h-z).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

جِهَاز or جَهَاز (jihāz or jahāzm (plural أَجْهِزَة(ʾajhiza))

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

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

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

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

PashtoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic جَهَاز(jahāz).

NounEdit

جهاز (jahâzm

  1. (obsolete, rare) ship

SynonymsEdit


PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic جَهَاز(jahāz).

NounEdit

جهاز (jahâz)

  1. ship

DescendantsEdit

Hindustani:


SindhiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian جهاز(jahâz), from Arabic جَهَاز(jahāz).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

جهاز (jahāzum (Devanagari जहाज़ु)

  1. ship.

South Levantine ArabicEdit

Root
ج ه ز

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic جِهَاز(jihāz).

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

جهاز (jihāz, jhāzm (plural أجهزة(ʔajhize))

  1. appliance, device
    جهاز التلفزيون‎‎ ― jihāz it-talfizyōntelevision set
    جهاز توقيت‎‎ ― jihāz tawqīttimer, time switch
    Synonym: آلة(ʔāle)
  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