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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root د ر ج(d-r-j).

VerbEdit

دَرَجَ (daraja) I, non-past يَدْرُجُ‎‎ (yadruju)

  1. to step, step onward, walk
  2. to proceed or ascend gradually
  3. to graduate
  4. to be or become customary
  5. to be a custom, be the fashion
  6. to be current, have currency
  7. to be used to, to be accustomed, to have the habit [+ عَلَى(object)]
  8. to pass, depart, disappear, get destroyed
  9. (euphemistic) to die
  10. to roll up or close a book
ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

دَرَّجَ (darraja) II, non-past يُدَرِّجُ‎‎ (yudarriju)

  1. to gradate, to divide up
  2. to circulate, to float
  3. to fold up, to curl up
ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

دَرْج (darjm (plural دُرُوج(durūj))

  1. verbal noun of دَرَجَ (daraja, to roll up) (form I)
  2. roll of paper
  3. volume
  4. fold
  5. entering into a book or register
  6. putting in
DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

دَرَج (darajm (plural دِرَاج(dirāj) or أَدْرَاج(ʾadrāj))

  1. road, path
  2. staircase, ladder
  3. mediator
  4. copybook
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884), “درج”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary, London: W.H. Allen
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (1985), “درج”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, published 2011, →ISBN, pages 383–384

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

دُرَج (durajf pl

  1. plural of دُرَجَة(duraja)
  2. plural of دَرَجَة(daraja)
  3. plural of دُرْجَة(durja)
  4. plural of دُرَجَّة(durajja)

Hijazi ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic دَرَج(daraj); from the root د ر ج(d-r-j), "to include" or "to step" or "to grade".

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

دَرَج (darajm pl (singular دَرَجة‎ (daraja), alternative plural دَرَجات‎ (darajāt))

  1. stairs
  2. staircase

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic دُرْج(durj); from the root د ر ج(d-r-j), "to include" or "to step" or "to grade".

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

دُرْج (durjm (plural أَدْرَاج‎ (ʼadrāj))

  1. drawer
See alsoEdit

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian. Cognate with Proto-Slavic *dorgъ.

NounEdit

درج (dorj)

  1. jewel case, jewel box, casket