See also: ض ح ك

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ض ح ك(ḍ-ḥ-k). Compare Hebrew צָחַק(ṣāḥaq, to laugh).

Pronunciation 1Edit

NounEdit

ضَحِك or ضِحْك or ضَحْك (ḍaḥik or ḍiḥk or ḍaḥkm

  1. verbal noun of ضَحِكَ (ḍaḥika) (form I)
  2. laughter
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Maltese: daħk
  • Moroccan Arabic: ضحك(ḍaḥk)

Pronunciation 2Edit

  • IPA(key): /dˤa.ħi.ka/
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VerbEdit

ضَحِكَ (ḍaḥika) I, non-past يَضْحَكُ‎‎ (yaḍḥaku)

  1. to laugh
  2. to jeer, to scoff
ConjugationEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Gulf Arabic: ضحك(ḏ̣iḥak)
  • Maltese: daħak
  • Moroccan Arabic: ضحك(ḍḥak)

Pronunciation 3Edit

VerbEdit

ضَحَّكَ (ḍaḥḥaka) II, non-past يُضَحِّكُ‎‎ (yuḍaḥḥiku)

  1. to make (someone) laugh
ConjugationEdit
DescendantsEdit

Egyptian ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic ضَحِكَ(ḍaḥika).

PronunciationEdit

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VerbEdit

ضحك (ḍiḥik) (perfect, imperfect يضحك(yiḍḥak), Verb form I)

  1. to laugh
  2. to smile

ConjugationEdit


Moroccan ArabicEdit

Root
ض ح ك

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic ضَحِكَ(ḍaḥika).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ضحك (ḍḥak) (non-past يضحك(yiḍḥak), form I)

  1. to laugh
  2. to smile
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic ضَحَّكَ(ḍaḥḥaka).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ضحك (ḍaḥḥak) (non-past يضحك(yḍaḥḥak), form II)

  1. to make (someone) laugh
  2. to make (someone) smile
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Arabic ضَحْك(ḍaḥk).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ضحك (ḍaḥkm (collective, singulative ضحكة‎ f (ḍaḥka), plural ضحكات(ḍaḥkāt))

  1. laughter