MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From qamar (moon) +‎ -i. Probably not inherited from equivalent Arabic قَمَرِيّ(qamariyy), but in the grammatical sense calqued on the Arabic.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

qamri (feminine singular qamrija, plural qamrin)

  1. (rare) lunar
    Synonym: lunari
  2. (grammar, of a consonant) not assimilating to the definite article il- (which see)

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