Wehr Wednesdays #136

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


فيهقة faihaqa proxility, long-windedness


Root: ف-ي-ه-ق

Page: 862*

Example: “حاوَلَ تَجَنُّبَ الفَيهَقةِ في كَلامِه”

Translation: “he tried to avoid long-windedness when he spoke”


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

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