دفاع

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root د ف ع(d-f-ʿ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /di.faːʕ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

دِفَاع (difāʿm

  1. verbal noun of دَافَعَ(dāfaʿa) (form III)
  2. defence

DeclensionEdit


PashtoEdit

NounEdit

دفاع (difā́ҁf

  1. defense, protection

ReferencesEdit

  • دفاع”, in Pashto Dictionary (in English), Peshawar, Pakistan: Pukhtoogle, 2020.
  • Pashtoon, Zeeya A. (2009), “دفاع”, in Pashto–English Dictionary, Hyattsville: Dunwoody Press

PersianEdit

 
Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic دِفَاع(difāʿ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian دفاع
Iranian Persian
Tajik дифоъ (difoʾ)

دفاع (defâ')

  1. defence
    وزارت دفاع‎ ― vezârat-e defâ'Ministry of Defence
    Synonym: پدافند(padâfand)
    Antonym: حمله(hamle)

Derived termsEdit