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See also: حجرand جحر

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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ح ج ز (ḥ-j-z).

VerbEdit

حَجَزَ (ḥajaza) I, non-past يَحْجُزُ or يَحْجِزُ‎ (yaḥjuzu or yaḥjizu)

  1. to hold back, to restrain, to contain
  2. to prevent, to hinder
  3. to block, to impede, to obstruct
  4. to block off, to close off, to cordon off
  5. to seclude, to isolate
  6. to lock away
  7. to arrest, to detain, to hold
  8. to seize, to confiscate, to impound, to sequester
  9. to book, to reserve, to RSVP

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

حَجْز (ḥajzm

  1. curbing, restraint
  2. seclusion, isolation
  3. arrest, detention, holding, confinement
  4. seizure, confiscation, impound, sequester, sequestration
  5. booking, reservation, RSVP, order
  6. verbal noun of حَجَزَ (ḥajaza) (form I)

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