Last modified on 26 May 2014, at 16:00

أكل

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

أَكَلَ (ʾákala) (perfect, imperfect يَأكُلُ, Verb form I)

  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

VerbEdit

أَكَّلَ (ʾákkala) (perfect, Verb form II)

  1. to give something to eat, to feed

NounEdit

أَكْل (ʾaklm

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

أكل (ʾukul, ʾuklm

  1. food
  2. fruit

Related termsEdit