ميزان

See also: میزان

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Tool noun from the verb وَزَنَ(wazana, to weigh) from the root و ز ن(w-z-n).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /miː.zaːn/
  • (file)

NounEdit

مِيزَان (mīzānm (plural مَوَازِين(mawāzīn))

  1. balance
  2. scales
  3. weight
  4. measure, poetic meter
  5. rule, method
  6. justice, equity, fairness, impartiality
  7. (in the definite form) Libra

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


Moroccan ArabicEdit

Root
و ز ن
3 terms

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic مِيزَان(mīzān).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ميزان (mīzānm (plural موازن(mwāzin))

  1. scale, scales
  2. balance

South Levantine ArabicEdit

Root
و ز ن

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic مِيزَان(mīzān).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /miː.zaːn/, [miˈzæːn]
  • (file)

NounEdit

ميزان (mīzānm (plural ميازين(mayāzīn))

  1. scale, scales
  2. balance
  3. (astrology) Libra

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Signs of the Zodiac · الأبراج(il-ʔabrāj)
       
الحمل(il-ḥamal, Aries) التور(it-tōr, Taurus) الجوزاء(il-jōzāʔ, Gemini) السرطان(is-saraṭān, Cancer)
       
الأسد(il-ʔasad, Leo) العذراء(il-ʕazrāʔ, Virgo) الميزان (il-mīzān, Libra) العقرب(il-ʕaqrab, Scorpio)
       
القوس(il-ʔōs, Sagittarius) الجدي(il-jidi, Capricorn) الدلو(id-dalu, Aquarius) الحوت(il-ḥūt, Pisces)