ضيعة

See also: صيغة

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ge'ez ፂኦት (ṣ́iʾot, low grounds, pasture) according to Nöldeke.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ضَيْعَة (ḍayʿaf (plural ضِيَاع(ḍiyāʿ) or ضِيَع(ḍiyaʿ) or ضَيْعَات(ḍayʿāt))

  1. pasture, meadowland, grazing ground
  2. estate, property, domain
  3. village, hamlet

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Navarro-Aragonese:
    • Aragonese: aldeya
  • Old Leonese: aldea
  • Old Portuguese: aldea
  • Old Spanish: aldea

ReferencesEdit

  • Freytag, Georg (1835), “ضيعة”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 3, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 34
  • Nöldeke, Theodor (1910) Neue Beiträge zur semitischen Sprachwissenschaft[1] (in German), Straßburg: Karl J. Trübner, page 59