Wehr Wednesdays #99

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

ضاح ḍāin: ضاح للشمس sunlit

Root: ض-ح-ي

Page: 627*

Example: “جَلَسَت في غُرفَتِها الضّاحِيَةِ لِلشَّمس”

Translation: “she sat in her sunlit room”


  • This is the 200th post on The Arabic Pages!
  • We looked at a completely different phrase from the same root in Wehr Wednesdays #5—check it out!

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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