Wehr Wednesdays #126

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

عكر الصفو (ṣafwa) to destroy the untroubled state, disturb the order

Root: ع-ك-ر

Page: 738*

Example: “ثُمَّ جاءَ الخَبَرُ وَعَكَّرَ الصَّفْو”

Translation: “then the news came and rocked the boat”

Revise all of the vocab from the series on Quizlet:

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

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