Hijazi ArabicEdit

Pronunciation 1Edit

VerbEdit

جوا ()

  1. third-person plural past of جا

Pronunciation 2Edit

AdverbEdit

جُوَّا (juwwa)

  1. Alternative spelling of جُوَّة

South Levantine ArabicEdit

Root
ج و و

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic جَوَّة(jawwa).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʒuw.wa/, [ʒuw.wa]
  • (file)

AdverbEdit

جوّا (juwwa)

  1. inside, indoors
    Antonym: برا(barra)

Derived termsEdit

  • جوات(juwwāt, inside, preposition)

UrduEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀚𑀽𑀤 (jūda), from Sanskrit द्यूत (dyūta, gambling).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

جُوْا (jūām (Hindi spelling जूआ)

  1. gambling

DeclensionEdit

Declension of جوا
singular plural
direct جوا(jūā) جوے(jūe)
oblique جوے(jūe) جووں(jūõ)
vocative جوے(jūe) جوو(jūo)

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • جوا”, in اُردُو لُغَت (in Urdu), Ministry of Education: Government of Pakistan, 2017.
  • جوا”, in Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English], Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2022.