See also: ضيفand ضيق

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ص ي ف(ṣ-y-f)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sˤajf/
    • (file)

NounEdit

صَيْف (ṣayfm (plural أَصْيَاف(ʾaṣyāf) or صُيُوف(ṣuyūf))

  1. summer
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 106:2:
      إِيلَافِهِمْ رِحْلَةَ ٱلشِّتَاءِ وَٱلصَّيْفِ‎‎
      ʾīlāfihim riḥlata š-šitāʾi wa-ṣ-ṣayfi
      Their accustomed security in the caravan of winter and summer

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Seasons in Arabic · فُصُول(fuṣūl) (layout · text)
رَبِيع(rabīʿ, spring) صَيْف (ṣayf, summer) خَرِيف(ḵarīf, autumn) شِتَاء(šitāʾ, winter)

Hijazi ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic صَيْف(ṣayf).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsˤeːf/, [ˈsˤe̞ːf]

NounEdit

صيف (ṣēfm (plural أصياف(ʔaṣyāf))

  1. summer

See alsoEdit

Seasons in Hijazi Arabic · [Term?] (layout · text)
[Term?] (spring) صيف (ṣēf, summer) [Term?] (autumn) [Term?] (winter)

Moroccan ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic صَيْف(ṣayf).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

صَيْف or صِيف (ṣayf or ṣīfm (plural صيوف(ṣyūf) or صيوفة(ṣyūfa))

  1. summer

See alsoEdit

Seasons in Moroccan Arabic · فصول(fṣūl or fuṣūl) (layout · text)
ربيع(rbīʕ, spring) صيف (ṣayf or ṣīf, summer) خريف(ḵrīf, autumn) شتا(šta, winter)