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{noun}

  1. general
  2. colloquial

1. general

head (also: captain, chief)
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عَميد [ʻamīd] {noun} (زَعيم)
head
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قائِد [qāʼid] {noun} (زَعيم)
head (also: civil servant, director, executive, functionary)
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مَسْؤول [masʼūl] {noun}
head (also: foreman, manager, supervisor)
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ناظِر [nāẓir] {noun} (مُتَوَلٍّ)
head (also: chief, leader)
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نَقيب [naqīb] {noun} (رَئيس)
head
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هامة [hāma] {noun} (رَأْس)

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"of a staircase"

head (also: top)
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أَعْلى [ʼaʻlā] {noun}
to head your letter with your address
ضَعْ عُنْوانَكَ أَعْلى الخِطابِ

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"of a person, animal"

head (also: head, nut, bulb, point)
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رَأْس [raʼs] {m}
he was sitting at the head of the table
كانَ يَجْلِسُ على رَأْسِ الطاوِلةِ
he clove the head of his enemy in half with his sword
فَلَعَ رَأْسَ عَدوِّهِ بِسَيْفِهِ
جَلَسَ على رَأْسِ المائِدةِ

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"flattened part of a pin, axe"

head (also: head, nut, bulb, point)
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رَأْس [raʼs] {m}
he was sitting at the head of the table
كانَ يَجْلِسُ على رَأْسِ الطاوِلةِ
he clove the head of his enemy in half with his sword
فَلَعَ رَأْسَ عَدوِّهِ بِسَيْفِهِ
جَلَسَ على رَأْسِ المائِدةِ

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"of a table"

head (also: head, nut, bulb, point)
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رَأْس [raʼs] {m}
he was sitting at the head of the table
كانَ يَجْلِسُ على رَأْسِ الطاوِلةِ
he clove the head of his enemy in half with his sword
فَلَعَ رَأْسَ عَدوِّهِ بِسَيْفِهِ
جَلَسَ على رَأْسِ المائِدةِ

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"of cabbages, lettuces"

head (also: head, nut, bulb, point)
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رَأْس [raʼs] {m}
he was sitting at the head of the table
كانَ يَجْلِسُ على رَأْسِ الطاوِلةِ
he clove the head of his enemy in half with his sword
فَلَعَ رَأْسَ عَدوِّهِ بِسَيْفِهِ
جَلَسَ على رَأْسِ المائِدةِ

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"of a boil, pimple"

head (also: head, nut, bulb, point)
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رَأْس [raʼs] {m}
he was sitting at the head of the table
كانَ يَجْلِسُ على رَأْسِ الطاوِلةِ
he clove the head of his enemy in half with his sword
فَلَعَ رَأْسَ عَدوِّهِ بِسَيْفِهِ
جَلَسَ على رَأْسِ المائِدةِ

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"of a family, church, organization"

head (also: chairperson, superior, boss, chairman)
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رَئيس [raʼīs] {noun}
she made the jump from head of human resources to managing director
قَفَزَتْ من مَنْصِبِ رَئيسِ المَوارِدِ البَشَريّةِ إلى مُديرِ الإدارةِ
هو رَئيسُ الفَريقِ البَحْثيِّ
head (also: chief, leader)
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زَعيم [zaʻīm] {noun}

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"on beer"

head (also: froth, lather, foam, scum)
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رَغْوة [raḡwa] {noun}

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"in tossing coin"

head (also: monarch, king, sovereign)
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مَلِك [malik] {noun}
head (also: mug, face, surface, dial)
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وَجْه [wajh] {noun}
ضَرَبَ وَجْهَ الأَمْرِ وَعَيْنَهُ

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"foremost part of a queue"

head (also: foreword, preface, prologue, preliminary)
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مُقَدِّمة [muqaddima] {noun}

2. colloquial

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"mind"

head (also: intellect, mind)
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ذِهْن [ḏihn] {noun}
كانَ لَهُ ذِهْنٌ صافٍ
head (also: nut, bulb, head, point)
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رَأْس [raʼs] {m}
he was sitting at the head of the table
كانَ يَجْلِسُ على رَأْسِ الطاوِلةِ
he clove the head of his enemy in half with his sword
فَلَعَ رَأْسَ عَدوِّهِ بِسَيْفِهِ
جَلَسَ على رَأْسِ المائِدةِ

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"headache"

head (also: headache)
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صُداع [ṣudāʻ] {noun}
كانَ لَدَيْهِ صُداعٌ سَيِّئٌ

Context sentences for "head" in Arabic

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Englishshe made the jump from head of human resources to managing director
قَفَزَتْ من مَنْصِبِ رَئيسِ المَوارِدِ البَشَريّةِ إلى مُديرِ الإدارةِ
Englishthe man rested his head on the edge of the sofa
أَسْنَدَ الرَجُلُ رَأْسَهُ على حافةِ الأَريكةِ
Englishit has a distinctive white mark on its head
عِنْدَها بُقْعةٌ بَيْضاءُ مُمَيَّزةٌ على رَأْسِها
Englishhe clove the head of his enemy in half with his sword
فَلَعَ رَأْسَ عَدوِّهِ بِسَيْفِهِ
EnglishI can't get that tune out of my head
لا أَسْتَطيعُ أنْ أُخْرِجَ هذا اللَحْنَ من رَأْسي
Englishher eyes were popping out of her head
كادَتْ عَيْناها تَقْفِزانِ من مُقْلَتَيْهِما
Englishthe ball caught me on the side of the head
أَصابَتْني الكُرةُ في جانِبِ رَأْسي
Englishhe has taken it into his head to resign
اسْتَقَرَّ رَأْيُهُ على أنْ يَسْتَقيلَ
Englishhe was drenched from head to foot
كانَ مُبْتَلاًّ من رَأْسِهِ حتّى قَدَمَيْهِ
Englishthe fresh air will clear your head
سَوْفَ يُصَفّي الهَواءُ النَقيُّ ذِهْنَكَ
Englishher head was full of grand ideas
كانَ رَأْسُها مَليئاً بالأَفْكارِ العَظيمةِ
EnglishHe was covered in mud from head to foot.
غطاه الوحل من رأسه إلى أخمص قدميه.
Englishto knock one's head on the door post
اصْطَدَمَ بِرَأْسِهِ في عِضادةِ البابِ
Englishhe was sitting at the head of the table
كانَ يَجْلِسُ على رَأْسِ الطاوِلةِ
Englishto let one's heart rule one's head
تَرَكَ قَلْبَهُ يُسَيْطِرُ على عَقْلِهِ
Englishhe struck his head on the beam
اصْطَدَمَ رَأْسُهُ بالعارِضةِ الخَشَبيّةِ
Englishto promote sb to head of the department
رَقّى شَخْصاً لِرِئاسةِ القِسْمِ
Englishto hit one's head on the door frame
ارْتَطَمَتْ رَأْسُهُ بِإطارِ البابِ
EnglishHe was covered in mud from head to foot.
غطاه الوحل من رأسه حتى قدميه.
Englishhe sat with his head in his hands
جَلَسَ واضِعاً رَأْسَهُ بين يَدَيْهِ