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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ش ط ء(š-ṭ-ʾ). Has the form of an derived from the active participle but the corresponding verb شَتَأَ(šataʾa, to walk on the shore) may rather be derived from the noun.

NounEdit

شَاطِئ ‎(šāṭiʾm ‎(plural شَوَاطِئ(šawāṭiʾ) or شُطْآن(šuṭʾān))

  1. shore, coast, seacoast, beach, strand

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