Wehr Wednesdays #155

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

ذاد النوم عن عينيه (an-nauma ‘an ‘ainaihi) to drive or keep the sleep from his eyes

Root: ذ-و-د

Page: 364*

Example: “ذادَ الضَّوءُ الساطِعُ النَّومَ عَن عَينَيها”

Translation: “the bright light kept the sleep from her eyes”

Revise all of the vocab from the series on Quizlet:

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

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