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Etymology 1Edit

Verb form I from the root ل ف ظ(l-f-ẓ).

VerbEdit

لَفَظَ (lafaẓa) I, non-past يَلْفِظُ‎‎ (yalfiẓu)

  1. (transitive, with accusative or بِـ(bi-)) to emit
  2. (transitive, with accusative or بِـ(bi-)) to spit out
  3. (transitive, with accusative or بِـ(bi-)) to eject
  4. (transitive, with accusative and مِنْ(min)) to throw out
  5. to speak, enunciate, articulate
  6. (transitive, with accusative or بِـ(bi-)) to pronounce, utter, express, say
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Etymology 2Edit

Verbal noun from لَفَظّ(lafaẓẓ), from the root ل ف ظ(l-f-ẓ).

NounEdit

لَفْظ (lafẓm (plural أَلْفَاظ(ʾalfāẓ))

  1. expression, term, word
    • Ibn Malik
      كَلَامُنَا لَفْظٌ مُفِيدٌ كَٱسْتَقِمْ / وَٱسْمٌ وَفِعْلٌ ثُمَّ حَرْفٌ ٱلْكَلِم
      kalāmunā lafẓun mufīdun kastaqim / wasmun wafiʿlun ṯumma ḥarfun l-kalim
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. wording, formulation
  3. articulation, enunciation, pronunciation
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ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “لفظ”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN