MalteseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Root
s-w-j

From Arabic سَواء(sawāʾ, evenness, smoothness).

NounEdit

sewwa m

  1. truth
    Synonym: verità
  2. that which is true and just; the right thing
    Synonym: dritt

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic سَوَّى(sawwā, to make even, to smoothen)

VerbEdit

sewwa (imperfect jsewwi, past participle msewwi)

  1. to mend, to solve (a problem, difficulty)
  2. to repair, to restore (something damaged, a loss)
    Synonym: rripara
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