See also: حيي‎, چی‎, جي‎, خی, and جئ

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ح ي و(ḥ-y-w). Compare Hebrew חי(khay), Ge'ez ሐይወ (ḥäywä).

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

حَيِيَ (ḥayiya) I, non-past يَحْيَا‎‎ (yaḥyā)

  1. Alternative form of حَيِيَ(ḥayiya)
ConjugationEdit

InterjectionEdit

حَيَّ (ḥayya)

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    حَيَّ عَلَى الْفَلَاحِ
    ḥayya ʿalā l-falāḥi
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ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ح ي و(ḥ-y-w).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

حَيّ (ḥayym (plural أَحْيَاء(ʾaḥyāʾ))

  1. neighbourhood
DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

حَيّ (ḥayy) (feminine حَيَّة(ḥayya), masculine plural أَحْيَاء(ʾaḥyāʾ), elative أَحْيَا(ʾaḥyā))

  1. alive
DeclensionEdit
AntonymsEdit

NounEdit

حَيّ or حِيّ (ḥayy or ḥiyym pl

  1. plural of حَيَاء(ḥayāʾ)

Etymology 3Edit

From the root ح و ي(ḥ-w-y).

NounEdit

حَيّ (ḥayym

  1. verbal noun of حَوَى(ḥawā) (form I)

Etymology 4Edit

VerbEdit

حَيِّ (ḥayyi) (form II)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of حَيَّا(ḥayyā)

Moroccan ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic حَيّ(ḥayy).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

حي (ḥiyy) (feminine حية(ḥiyya), masculine plural حيين(ḥiyyīn), feminine plural حيات(ḥiyyāt))

  1. alive

NounEdit

حي (ḥiyym (plural أحياء(ʔaḥyāʔ))

  1. neighbourhood