See also: مریض

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From root م ر ض(m-r-ḍ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /maˈriːdˤ/ (predominant)
  • IPA(key): /maˈriːðˤ/ (Peninsula; Iraq)
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

مَرِيض (marīḍ) (feminine مَرِيضَة(marīḍa), masculine plural مَرْضَى(marḍā), elative أَمْرَض(ʾamraḍ))

  1. sick, ill (in poor health)
    الصِّحَّةُ تَاجٌ عَلَى رُؤُوسِ الْأَصِحَّاءِ لَا يَرَاهُ إِلَّا الْمَرْضَى.‎‎
    aṣ-ṣiḥḥatu tājun ʿalā ruʾūsi l-ʾaṣiḥḥāʾi lā yarāhu ʾillā l-marḍā.
    Health is a crown on the heads of the healthy, that only the ill can see.

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Maltese: marid
  • Persian: مریض(mariz)