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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Derived from the passive participle of رَبَّعَ(rabbaʿa, to quadruple), from the root ر ب ع(r-b-ʿ); compare أَرْبَعَة(ʾarbaʿa, four).

NounEdit

مُرَبَّع (murabbaʿm (plural مُرَبَّعَات(murabbaʿāt))

  1. square, quadrangular piece
  2. (music) quartet
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AdjectiveEdit

مُرَبَّع (murabbaʿ) (feminine مُرَبَّعَة(murabbaʿa), masculine plural مُرَبَّعُون(murabbaʿūn))

  1. (mathematics) square, quadratic
  2. fourfold, quadruple
  3. tetragonal, quadrangular
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Etymology 2Edit

Noun of place from the verb رَبَعَ(rabaʿa, to feed oneself in the pasture), from a ر ب ع(r-b-ʿ) derived from رَبِيع(rabīʿ, spring (season)).

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

مَرْبَع (marbaʿm (plural مَرَابِع(marābiʿ))

  1. meadow
  2. pasture
DeclensionEdit