قاعدة

See also: قاعده

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb قَعَدَ(qaʿada, to sit down, to lie in wait, to waylay), root ق ع د(q-ʿ-d).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /qaːʕida/
  • (file)

NounEdit

قَاعِدَة (qāʿidaf (plural قَوَاعِد(qawāʿid))

  1. foundation
  2. basis
  3. fundament
  4. (in the plural) grammar
  5. (military) base
  6. (chemistry) base
  7. support, socle, pedestal
  8. chassis, undercarriage
  9. precept, rule, principle
  10. formula
  11. method, manner
  12. model, pattern

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Bashkir: ҡағиҙә (qağiðä)

Hijazi ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic قَاعِدَة(qāʿida).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡaːʕida/
    • IPA(key): [ˈqaːʕida] (common pronunciation)

NounEdit

قَاعِدة (gāʿidaf pl (plural قَواعِد‎ ‎(gawāʿid) or قاعِدات‎ ‎(gāʿidāt))

  1. basis
  2. (military) base
  3. rule, principle, precept
  4. (beverage) coaster
  5. foundation
  6. fundament

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ق ع د(q-ʿ-d); to sit.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

قَاعْدة (gāʿdaf (plural قاعْدات‎ ‎(gāʿdāt))

  1. sitting
  2. still