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See also: حقيقand حفيف

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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root خ ف ف(ḵ-f-f).

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

خَفِيف (ḵafīf) (feminine خَفِيفَة(ḵafīfa), common plural خِفَاف(ḵifāf), masculine plural أَخِفَّاء(ʾaḵiffāʾ) or أَخْفَاف(ʾaḵfāf), feminine plural خَفِيفَات(ḵafīfāt), elative أَخَفّ(ʾaḵaff))

  1. light (in weight)
  2. nimble, agile, skillful
  3. insignificant
  4. weak, feeble
  5. light-minded, frivolous, fickle
  6. imbecile
  7. a type of poetic meter

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