See also: سده

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شِدَّة (šiddaf (plural شِدَّات(šiddāt) or شِدَد(šidad))

  1. verbal noun of شَدَّ(šadda)
  2. (uncountable) intensity
  3. (uncountable) strength, severity, violence
  4. (countable) misfortune, misery, distress, hardship, discomfort, affliction
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Instance noun of شَدَّ(šadda, to geminate).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شَدَّة (šaddaf (plural شَدَّات(šaddāt))

  1. (linguistics) shadda
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

South Levantine ArabicEdit

Root
ش د د
 
The shadda sign

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic شَدَّة(šadda).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃad.de/, [ˈʃad.de]
  • (file)

NounEdit

شدّة (šaddef (plural شدّات(šaddāt))

  1. shadda (Arabic diacritic indicating a geminated consonant)
  2. cards, card game
  3. deck of cards
    ورقة شدّة‎ ― waraʔet šaddea playing card
    (file)

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic شِدَّة(šidda).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃid.de/, [ˈʃɪd.de]
  • (file)

NounEdit

شدّة (šiddef (plural شدّات(šiddāt))

  1. a time of misfortune, hardship, discomfort