[muh-dras-uh] /məˈdræs ə/
a school or college, especially a school attached to a mosque where young men study theology.
(Islam) an educational institution, particularly for Islamic religious instruction
Islamic college, 1620s, from Arabic madrasah, literally “a place of study,” from locative prefix ma- + stem of darasa “he read repeatedly, he studied,” which is related to Hebrew darash (cf. midrash).
noun 1. . [suhn] /sʌn/ noun 1. a tall East Indian shrub, Crotalaria juncea, of the legume family, having slender branches and yellow flowers, and an inner bark that yields a hemplike fiber used for making ropes, sacking, etc. 2. the fiber. /sʌn/ noun 1. a leguminous plant, Crotalaria juncea, of the East Indies, having […]
noun 1. a former agency of British India, including the Native States of Cochin, Travancore, and Pudukottai.
[mah-th re; English mah-drey] /ˈmɑ ðrɛ; English ˈmɑ dreɪ/ noun, plural madres [mah-th res; English mah-dreyz] /ˈmɑ ðrɛs; English ˈmɑ dreɪz/ (Show IPA). Spanish. 1. 1 .
[mah-th re th e dyaws] /ˈmɑ ðrɛ ðɛ ˈdyɔs/ noun 1. a river in Peru and Bolivia, flowing E to the Beni River. 900 miles (1450 km) long. /Spanish ˈmaðre ðe ˈðiɔs/ noun 1. a river in NE South America, rising in SE Peru and flowing northeast to the Beni River in N Bolivia. Length: […]