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أكل

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ء ك ل (ʾ-k-l), from Proto-Semitic *ʾakāl-.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

أَكَلَ (ʾakala) I, imperfect يَأْكُلُ‎ (yaʾkulu)

  1. to eat, to consume, to swallow, to devour
  2. to destroy
  3. to gnaw, to eat away, to corrode, to erode
  4. to spend unlawfully
  5. to enrich oneself, to feather one's nest

ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

أَكَّلَ (ʾakkala) II, imperfect يُؤَكِّلُ‎ (yuʾakkilu)

  1. to give something to eat, to feed

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

أَكْل (ʾaklm

  1. food
  2. meal, repast
  3. fodder, feed

أُكُل or أُكْل (ʾukul or ʾuklm

  1. food
  2. fruit

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