Wehr Wednesdays #27

A new word or phrase from the Hans Wehr dictionary, every Wednesday.


ضجة ḍajja cry, yell, outcry; clamor, noise, din, row, hubbub, tumult


Root: ض-ج-ج

Page: 625*

Example: “أَثارَ رَدُّ الحُكومةِ عَلى الاِتِّهاماتِ ضَجَّةً هائِلةً”

Translation: “the government’s response to the accusations caused a huge outcry”


You can now revise all of the Wehr Wednesday vocab so far on Quizlet here to stay on top of things!


* The Hans Wehr Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th Edition

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: