See also: مریض

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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From root م ر ض(m-r-ḍ).

PronunciationEdit

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