See also: عید

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Classical Syriac ܥܺܐܕܳܐ(ʿīḏā).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

عِيد (ʿīdm (plural أَعْيَاد(ʾaʿyād))

  1. feast; holiday; festival
  2. festivity; gala; carnival
DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Maltese: Għid

ReferencesEdit

  • Fraenkel, Siegmund (1886) Die aramäischen Fremdwörter im Arabischen (in German), Leiden: E. J. Brill, page 276
  • Jeffery, Arthur (1938) The Foreign Vocabulary of the Qurʾān (Gaekwad’s Oriental Series; 79), Baroda: Oriental Institute, page 218

Etymology 2Edit

Denominal verb from عِيد(ʿīd, festival).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

عَيَّدَ (ʿayyada) II, non-past يُعَيِّدُ‎‎ (yuʿayyidu)

  1. to hold a feast
  2. to celebrate
  3. to congratulate (someone) on the occasion of a feast
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Etymology 3Edit

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NounEdit

عِيَد (ʿiyadf pl

  1. plural of عَادَة(ʿāda)

Etymology 4Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

عِيدَ (ʿīda) (form I)

  1. third-person masculine singular past passive of عَادَ(ʿāda)