Arabic edit

Etymology edit

Root
خ د د (ḵ-d-d)

Tool noun to the verb خَدَّ (ḵadda, to furrow) and the noun خَدّ (ḵadd, cheek).

Noun edit

مِخَدَّة (miḵaddaf (plural مِخَدَّات (miḵaddāt) or مَخَادّ (maḵādd))

  1. pillow, cushion, bolster
    Synonym: وِسَادَة (wisāda)
  2. plowshare

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Hijazi Arabic edit

Root
خ د د
1 term

Etymology edit

From Arabic مِخَدَّة (miḵadda).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

مخدة (maḵaddaf (plural مخدات (maḵaddāt))

  1. pillow, cushion

Moroccan Arabic edit

Root
خ د د
3 terms

Etymology edit

From Arabic مِخَدَّة (miḵadda).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

مخدة (mḵaddaf (plural مخاد (mḵādd) or مخدات (mḵaddāt))

  1. pillow, cushion
    Synonym: خدية (ḵaddiyya)

South Levantine Arabic edit

Root
خ د د
1 term

Etymology edit

From Arabic مِخَدَّة (miḵadda).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /mxad.de/, [ˈmxad.de]
  • IPA(key): /mxad.da/, [ˈmxad.da]
  • (file)

Noun edit

مخدّة (mḵaddef (plural مخدّات (mḵaddāt))

  1. pillow
    Synonym: وسادة (wisāde)
    بيت مخدةbēt mḵaddepillowcase
    (file)