ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root م ر ح(m-r-ḥ).

VerbEdit

مَرِحَ (mariḥa) I, non-past يَمْرَحُ‎‎ (yamraḥu)

  1. (obsolete) to leak, to become weak
  2. (obsolete) to be wanton, to be superb, to be jaunty
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 17:37:
      وَلَا تَمْشِ فِي الأَرْضِ مَرَحًا
      walā tamši fī l-ʾarḍi maraḥan
      Do not walk upon the earth superbly.
  3. to be joyful, to be gleeful, to be merry, to rejoice

ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

مَرَّحَ (marraḥa) II, non-past يُمَرِّحُ‎‎ (yumarriḥu) (obsolete)

  1. to fill with water in order that the punctures of the stitches close up

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

مَرَح (maraḥm

  1. verbal noun of مَرِحَ (mariḥa) (form I)

DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

مَرِح (mariḥ) (common plural مَرْحَى(marḥā) or مَرَاحَى(marāḥā), masculine plural مَرِحُونَ(mariḥūna), feminine plural مَرِحَاتٌ(mariḥātun))

  1. joyful, gleeful, merry, gay

DeclensionEdit