See also: د ق ع

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root د ف ع(d-f-ʿ).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

دَفَعَ (dafaʿa) I, non-past يَدْفَعُ‎‎ (yadfaʿu)

  1. to pay
  2. to push, to push away, to drive away
ConjugationEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Maltese: tefa'

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

دَفْع (dafʿm

  1. verbal noun of دَفَعَ (dafaʿa) (form I)
  2. pay, payment
  3. push
  4. thrust, thrusting
  5. propulsion
DeclensionEdit

South Levantine ArabicEdit

Root
د ف ع

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic دَفَعَ(dafaʿa)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

دفع (dafaʕ) (form I, present بدفع(bidfaʕ), subjunctive يدفع(yidfaʕ))

  1. to push
  2. to pay

ConjugationEdit

    Conjugation of دفع
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
past m دفعت(dafaʕt) دفعت(dafaʕt) دفع (dafaʕ) دفعنا(dafaʕna) دفعتو(dafaʕtu) دفعو(dafaʕu)
f دفعتي(dafaʕti) دفعت(dafʕat)
present m بدفع(badfaʕ) بتدفع(btidfaʕ) بدفع(bidfaʕ) مندفع(mnidfaʕ) بتدفعو(btidfaʕu) بدفعو(bidfaʕu)
f بتدفعي(btidfaʕi) بتدفع(btidfaʕ)
subjunctive m أدفع(ʔadfaʕ) تدفع(tidfaʕ) يدفع(yidfaʕ) ندفع(nidfaʕ) تدفعو(tidfaʕu) يدفعو(yidfaʕu)
f تدفعي(tidfaʕi) تدفع(tidfaʕ)
imperative m ادفع(idfaʕ) ادفعو(idfaʕu)
f ادفعي(idfaʕi)