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ArabicEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From root ر ء ي(r-ʾ-y)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ra.ʔaː/
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VerbEdit

رَأَى (raʾā) I, non-past يَرَى‎‎ (yarā)

  1. (transitive) to see (to perceive with the eyes)
    لَا أَرَى شَيْئًا.‎‎
    lā ʾarā šayʾan.
    I can't see anything.
  2. to review in one's mind, to consider it, to reflect on it, to contemplate, to review something to see its deeper significance, to look back over, to speculate upon
  3. to see again in one's mind, to play back a memory, to look back on

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رَأَى (raʾā) I, non-past يَرَى‎‎ (yarā)

  1. to deem true, to opine or hold the opinion of, to have that outlook on something, to see or view it that way, to be of that thinking or to have such thoughts
  2. to plant a flag or banner in the ground, to place down one's ensign or mark
  3. (transitive, obsolete) to hit someone's lung, to complain of pain in one's lungs

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رَأَى (raʾā) I, non-past يَرَى‎‎ (yarā)

  1. (transitive) to dream, to have a dream
  2. to imagine, to fancy, to conceive a thought or to conceptualize, to see (to perceive in one's dream)
  3. to envision, to foresee, to suppose, to anticipate a future outcome, to speculate or reckon it will be, to have a premonition or forewarning

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DescendantsEdit

  • Maltese: ra

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