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EtymologyEdit

From the root د ف ء(d-f-ʾ).

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NounEdit

مِدْفَأَة (midfaʾaf (plural مَدَافِئ(madāfiʾ))

  1. stove, heating stove
  2. fireplace
  3. radiator
  4. (rare) firewood
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ReferencesEdit

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