Wehr Wednesdays #121

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


مهرقان mahraqān, muhraqān, muhruqān shore, coast; ocean


Root: ه-ر-ق

Page: 1203*

Example: “وَصَلْنا إلى آخِرِ نُقْطةٍ، حَيثُ تَلتَقي الصَّحْراءِ بِالمَهْرَقان”

Translation: “we reached the final point, where the desert meets the ocean”



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

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