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