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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ع د و(ʿ-d-w)

VerbEdit

عَدَا (ʿadā) I, non-past يَعْدُو‎‎ (yaʿdū)

  1. to run, to move quickly
  2. to walk with wide steps
  3. (of liquid) to flow
  4. (intransitive) to aggress, to assail, to intrude (على‎ something)
ConjugationEdit

PrepositionEdit

عَدَا (ʿadā) – properly [+accusative], by analogy to سِوًى(siwan) also [+genitive]

  1. except, everything exceeding

InflectionEdit