عيد

See also: عید

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably akin to Talmudic Hebrew עדיהן (Gentile Festival) (ع ي د (ʿ-y-d)?).

VerbEdit

عَيَّدَ (ʿáyyada) (perfect, Verb form II)

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

NounEdit

عِيد (ʿīdm, plural أعْيَاد (ʾaʿyād)‎

  1. eid, feast day, festival, holiday
  2. feast
  3. gala
  4. festivity
  5. carnival
Last modified on 17 October 2013, at 11:41