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عاد أو رجع

What is the difference in usage between these words?

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    These 2 words are almost has the same meaning, and they mean ex. he (get back) from his work. if you are looking for a deepest meaning, I may get back to you with each word exact definition.

    These 2 words are almost has the same meaning, and they mean ex. he (get back) from his work. if you are looking for a deepest meaning, I may get back to you with each word exact definition.

    these two words have the same of meaning

    both are the same meaninig but رجع is used in Colloquial and عاد is used in classical arabic and they mean :get back

    ada is returned
    raja'a is turned back

    example: round-trip, means go&come back is called dhahab&'awdah ('awdah derives from 'ada). or eid; it also derives from ada. in the meaning of akhirah, in the quran used a word meeaad, it also derives from ada. so, ada means return; namely, sth returns to it's origin.

    these words have no differance in our speech as they have the same meaning

    In urban language (Egyptian dialect), they are the same, but "عاد" is more formal (fusha), we don't use it in our daily communications.

    These words have the same meaning in Arabic,
    and in Arabic we have a lot of Synonyms which do the same meaning, So,
    عاد=رجع
    and sure both are in the past.

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