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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Noun of place and verbal noun from the verb جَازَ(jāza, to pass, pass by), from the root ج و ز(j-w-z).

NounEdit

مَجَاز (majāzm

  1. verbal noun of جَازَ(jāza) (form I)
  2. passing, passing by
  3. passage, road
    مَجَاز الزُّقَاق‎‎
    majāz az-zuqāq
    Strait of Gibraltar
  4. metaphor, allegory, figurative speech

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: majas

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