Wehr Wednesdays #66

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


في بحر in the course of, during


Root: ب-ح-ر

Page: 54*

Example: “اِرْتَفَعَت الأَرْقامُ إلى ما يَقْرُبُ مِن سَبْعَةِ آلافٍ في بَحْرِ سَنَتَيْن”

Translation: “the numbers rose to almost seven thousand in the course of two years”



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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