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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ح و ج (ḥ-w-j).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

حَاجَة (ḥājaf (plural حَاجَات (ḥājāt))

  1. need, necessity (act of needing something)
  2. need (thing needed)
  3. neediness, poverty
  4. want, desire
  5. matter, concern
  6. thing

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Egyptian ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic حاجَة (ḥāja).

NounEdit

حاجة (ḥāgaf (plural حاجات)

  1. thing

PronounEdit

حاجة (ḥāgaf

  1. something (an unspecified object)

Hijazi ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic حَاجَة (ḥāja)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

حاجة (ḥājaf (plural حاجات ‎(ḥājāt))

  1. a thing
  2. something

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