See also: Wadi

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic وَادٍ(wādin, valley, riverbed, ravine).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wadi (plural wadis or wadies)

  1. A valley, gully, or stream bed in northern Africa and southwest Asia that remains dry except during the rainy season.
    Synonym: nahal

TranslationsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Dupaningan AgtaEdit

NounEdit

wadi

  1. younger sibling

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic وَادٍ(wādin, valley, riverbed, ravine).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: wa‧di

NounEdit

wadi m (plural wadi's)

  1. (geology) wadi

SynonymsEdit


GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

wadi

  1. Romanization of 𐍅𐌰𐌳𐌹

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈwadi/ [ˈwa.ð̞i]
  • Rhymes: -adi
  • Hyphenation: wa‧di

NounEdit

wadi m (plural wadis)

  1. wadi

SwahiliEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic وَادٍ(wādin, valley, riverbed, ravine).

NounEdit

wadi (n class, plural wadi)

  1. gully

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English ward.

NounEdit

wadi (n class, plural wadi)

  1. ward (part of a hospital where patients reside)

ReferencesEdit

  • Baldi, Sergio (2020-11-30) Dictionary of Arabic Loanwords in the Languages of Central and East Africa (Handbuch der Orientalistik; Erste Abteilung: Der Nahe und der Mittlere Osten; 145), Leiden • Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 302 No. 2907