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قبل

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ق ب ل (q-b-l, to accept).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

قَبِلَ (qabila) I, non-past يَقْبَلُ‎ (yaqbalu)

  1. to accept
  2. to receive kindly, to give a friendly reception
  3. to acquiesce, to put up with, to agree, to consent, to assent
  4. to admit
  5. to obey, to yield, to give in, to submit
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

قَبَّلَ (qabbala) II, non-past يُقَبِّلُ‎ (yuqabbilu)

  1. to kiss
  2. to go south
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

AdverbEdit

قَبْلُ (qablu)

  1. previously, formerly, earlier, before

Etymology 4Edit

PrepositionEdit

قَبْلَ (qabla)

  1. before
  2. prior to

Etymology 5Edit

PrepositionEdit

قِبَلَ (qibala)

  1. in the presence of, before, near
  2. in the direction of, toward

Etymology 6Edit

NounEdit

قِبَل (qibalm

  1. power, ability
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 7Edit

NounEdit

قُبَل (qubalpl

  1. plural form of قُبْلَة (qubla)

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PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic قبل.

AdjectiveEdit

قبل (qabl)

  1. before
  2. prior to

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