Wehr Wednesdays #49

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


عقيب ذلك (‘aqība) thereafter, afterwards, subsequently


Root: ع-ق-ب

Page: 733*

Example: “عَقيبَ ذلك، اِندَلَعَت الاِشتِباكات في المُدُنِ الكُبرى”

Translation: “thereafter, clashes broke out in the major cities”


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

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