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EtymologyEdit

From root ف ج ء (f-j-ʾ)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

مُفَاجَأَة (mufājaʾaf (plural مُفاجَآت (mufājaʾāt))

  1. verbal noun of فَاجَأَ (fājaʾa) (form III)
  2. surprise
    يَا لَلْمُفَاجَأَةِ!‏‎ ― yā lalmufājaʾati!What a surprise!

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “فجء”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4