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ولد

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root و ل د (w-l-d)

VerbEdit

وَلَدَ (wálada) (perfect, imperfect يلد, Verb form I)

  1. to bear, to give birth, to beget
    ولدت في مدينة كبيرة. (passive voice)
    wulidtu fi madīna(tin) kabīra.
    I was born in a big city.
  2. to produce, to bring forth

VerbEdit

وَلَّدَ (wállada) (perfect, imperfect يولّد, Verb form II)

  1. to assist in childbirth (as a midwife)

NounEdit

وَلَد (wáladm, plural أولاد (ʾawlād)‎

  1. boy
  2. son