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03:17 Apr 7, 2008
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Arabic to English translations [PRO]
Religion
Arabic term or phrase: عم النفير
What is the meaning of this expression in sentences such as the following:

فاذا عم النفير بان هجم العدو على بلد فهو فرض عين

This occurs in this sentence too:

ولان الوجوب على الكل قبل
عموم النفير ثابت لان السقوط عن الباقين
بالقيام البعض به
Jacques Saleh
United States
Local time: 16:09
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1call to arms
Steve Booth
5calling for war and readinessSayed Moustafa talawy
5Declaration of war
Rum
4mobilization of war resourcesMoodi


  

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calling for war and readiness


Explanation:
عم النفير = عممت الدعوة للحرب والتأهب
وفي الفقه الإسلامي وجب الجهاد
when jihad becomes a must

Sayed Moustafa talawy
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call to arms


Explanation:
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Steve Booth
Local time: 22:09
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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agree  Mohsin Alabdali
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Declaration of war


Explanation:
It is the legal term when the war has officially started.

Example sentence(s):
  • Brien Hallett, The Lost Art of Declaring War, University of Illinois Press, 1998, ISBN 0-252-06726-6, pp.66f.
Rum
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mobilization of war resources


Explanation:
هنا المعنى يشير إلى تجهيز كل ما يتطلبه النفير لمواجهة الموقف من مال ورجال وعتاد

Moodi
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