See also: ذرہ, ذره, درہ, درة, and دره

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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Related to the verb ذَرَّ(ḏarra, to strew, to scatter).

NounEdit

ذَرَّة ‎(ḏarraf ‎(singulative, collective ذَرّ(ḏarr), paucal ذَرَّات(ḏarrāt))

  1. atom
  2. tiny particle, speck, mote
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ذ ر و(ḏ-r-w) or ذ ر ي(ḏ-r-y)? Compare ذَرَا(ḏarā, to scatter, to blow away), also spelled ذَرَى(ḏarā).

NounEdit

ذُرَة ‎(ḏuraf ‎(collective, singulative ذُرَة(ḏura))

  1. maize, durum corn, Indian corn (Zea mays L.)
DeclensionEdit

Hijazi ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

 
ذُرَة

From Arabic ذُرَة(ḏura)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ðura/
  • IPA(key): /dura/ (speakers with full /ð/ and /d/ merger)

NounEdit

ذُرَة ‎(duram f pl

  1. maize, corn
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic ذَرَّة(ḏarra)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ðarːa/
  • IPA(key): /zarːa/ (speakers with full /ð/ and /z/ merger)

NounEdit

ذَرَّة ‎(ḏarraf (plural ذَرَّات ‎(ḏarrāt))

  1. atom
  2. tiny particle, speck, mote