Wehr Wednesdays #120

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


زمهرير zamharīr bitter cold, severe frost


Root: ز-م-ه-ر

Page: 444*

Example: “يَفتَقِرونَ إلى مَأوى مُناسِبٍ لِحِمايَتِهِم مِن زَمهَريرِ الشِّتاء”

Translation: “they lack proper shelter to protect them from the bitter cold of winter”



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

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