See also: ضاف

ArabicEdit

VerbEdit

صَافَ (ṣāfa) I, non-past يَصِيفُ‎‎ (yaṣīfu)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
    • (Can we date this quote?), Abū Al-Baqā’ Al-Ukbari, quoting Al-Mutanabbi, Mustafa As-Saqā; Ibrāhīm Al-Abyari; Abd Al-Hafīdh Shalbi, editors, دِيوَانُ أَبِي الطَّيِّبِ الْمُتَنَبِّي بِشَرْحِ أَبِي الْبَقَاءِ الْعَكْبَرِيِّ الْمُسَمَّى بِالتِّبْيَانِ فِي شَرْحِ الدِّيوَانِ (dīwānu ʾabī ṭ-ṭayyibi l-mutanabbī bišarḥi ʾabī l-baqāʾi l-ʿakbariyyi l-musammā bi-t-tibyāni fī šarḥi d-dīwāni), volume 4, Beirut, Lebanon: Al-Ma'rifah, published 1978, 284, page 273:
      وَصِفْتُ فِيهَا مَصِيفَ بَادِيَةٍ / شَتَوْتُ بِالصَّحْصَحَانِ مَشْتَاهَا
      waṣiftu fīhā maṣīfa bādiyatin / šatawtu bi-ṣ-ṣaḥṣaḥāni maštāhā
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

ConjugationEdit

EtymologyEdit

Active participle of صَفَا(ṣafā, to be clear, to be serene, to devote oneself wholeheartedly), from the root ص ف و(ṣ-f-w).

AdjectiveEdit

صَافٍ (ṣāfin) (construct state صَافِي(ṣāfī), masculine plural صَافُونَ(ṣāfūna), feminine plural صَافِيَات(ṣāfiyāt), elative أَصْفَى(ʾaṣfā))

  1. pure, clear, unmixed
  2. serene, bright
  3. cold
  4. shining, flashing

DeclensionEdit

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PersianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

صاف (sâf)

  1. flat
  2. smooth
  3. even
  4. plane
  5. clear
  6. pure

AdverbEdit

صاف (sâf)

  1. directly

UrduEdit

AdjectiveEdit

صاف (sāf) (Hindi spelling साफ़)

  1. clean
  2. blank
  3. pure
  4. clear, sensible