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أكل

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

أَكَلَ (ʾakala) I, non-past 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
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Etymology 2Edit

Causative of أَكَلَ (ʾakala, to eat).

VerbEdit

أَكَّلَ (ʾakkala) II, non-past يُؤَكِّلُ‎ (yuʾakkilu)

  1. to give something to eat, to feed
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

أَكْل (ʾaklm

  1. verbal noun of أَكَلَ (ʾakala) (form I)
  2. food
  3. meal, repast
  4. fodder, feed
DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

أُكُل or أُكْل (ʾukul or ʾuklm

  1. food
  2. fruit
DeclensionEdit