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See also: روح, روج, and روچ

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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ز و ج (z-w-j).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

زَوْج (zawjm (plural أَزْوَاج (ʾazwāj), feminine زَوْجَة (zawja))

  1. one of a pair
  2. husband, wife, mate, partner
  3. couple, pair
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Denominal verb derived from زَوْج (zawj, pair).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

زَوَّجَ (zawwaja) II, non-past يُزَوِّجُ‎ (yuzawwiju)

  1. to pair, to couple, to join in pairs
  2. to double, to geminate
  3. to marry off, to give in marriage
ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “زوج”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4