Wehr Wednesdays #60

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


سالت مذارف عينيه (m. ‘ainaihi) to shed tears


Root: ذ-ر-ف

Page: 357*

Example: “سالَت مَذارِفُ عَيْنَيها رَغْمَ الاِبْتِسامةِ على وَجْهِها”

Translation: “she shed tears despite the smile on her face”



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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