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EtymologyEdit

Irregularly formed relative adjective (nisba) composed of لُغَة (luḡa, language) +‎ ـِيّ (-iyy), from the root ل غ و (l-ḡ-w).

AdjectiveEdit

لُغَوِيّ (luḡawiyym, fem لُغَوِيَّة (luḡawiyya), masc pl لُغَوِيُّون (luḡawiyyūn), fem pl لُغَوِيَّات (luḡawiyyāt)

  1. linguistic
  2. philologic, philological
  3. lexicographic, lexicographical
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NounEdit

لُغَوِيّ (luḡawiyym, pl لُغَوِيُّون (luḡawiyyūn), fem لُغَوِيَّة (luḡawiyya)

  1. linguist
  2. philologist
  3. lexicographer
DeclensionEdit

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