Wehr Wednesdays #63

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

مبتوت الصلة m. aṣ-ṣila having no connection (ب with), bearing no relation (ب to)

Root: ب-ت-ت

Page: 51*

Example: “يَتَكَّلَمُ عَن مَوضوعٍ مَبْتوتِ الصِلَةِ بِما كُنّا نَتَكَلَّمُ عَنهُ مِن قَبل”

Translation: “he’s talking about something that has nothing to do with what we were talking about before”

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

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