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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root م د د(m-d-d); compare مَدَّ(madda, to extend). Has the form of a feminine active participle, literally meaning "extending".

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

مَادَّة (māddaf (plural مَوَادّ(mawādd))

  1. matter, stuff, material, substance
  2. material possession
  3. component, constituent, ingredient
  4. fundamental constituent
  5. (chemistry) radical, chemical element, base
  6. subject, theme, topic, subject matter
  7. school subject, field of study, discipline
  8. (law) article, paragraph
  9. (law) stipulation, contractual term

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit
  • Bashkir: матдә (matdä, matter, substance)