See also: سحنand سخن

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root س ج ن(s-j-n).

VerbEdit

سَجَنَ (sajana) I, non-past يَسْجُنُ‎‎ (yasjunu)

  1. to confine, to imprison
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 12:32:
      وَلَئِن لَّمْ يَفْعَلْ مَا آمُرُهُ لَيُسْجَنَنَّ وَلَيَكُونًا مِّنَ الصَّاغِرِينَ
      walaʾin llam yafʿal mā ʾāmuruhu layusjananna walayakūnan mmina ṣ-ṣāḡirīna
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. to conceal in one's inner

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

سَجْن (sajnm

  1. verbal noun of سَجَنَ (sajana) (form I)
  2. confinement, imprisonment

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

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سِجْن (sijnm (plural سُجُون(sujūn))

  1. prison, jail

DeclensionEdit