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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from the active participle of تَوَاضَعَ(tawāḍaʿa, to humble oneself, to be humble, to behave modestly), from the root و ض ع(w-ḍ-ʿ).

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

مُتَوَاضِع (mutawāḍiʿ) (feminine مُتَوَاضِعَة(mutawāḍiʿa), masculine plural مُتَوَاضِعُون(mutawāḍiʿūn), feminine plural مُتَوَاضِعَات(mutawāḍiʿāt))

  1. humble, submissive, modest
  2. insignificant
  3. condescending

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PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Arabic مُتَوَاضِع(mutawāḍiʿ).

AdjectiveEdit

متواضع (transliteration needed)

  1. humble