Open main menu
See also: امنand أمن

Contents

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ء م ن(ʾ-m-n). Cognate to Hebrew הֶאֱמִין(he'emín) and Aramaic הֵימֵן(hēmēn).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʔaː.ma.na/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

آمَنَ (ʾāmana) IV, non-past يُؤْمِنُ‎‎ (yuʾminu)

  1. to believe (in) (with بِـ(bi-))
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 28:3:
      نَتْلُوا۟ عَلَيْكَ مِن نَّبَإِ مُوسَىٰ وَفِرْعَوْنَ بِٱلْحَقِّ لِقَوْمٍ يُؤْمِنُونَ
      natlū ʿalayka min nabaʾi mūsā wa-firʿawna bi-l-ḥaqqi li-qawmin yuʾminūna
      We recite to you from the news of Moses and Pharaoh in truth for a people who believe.
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 2:256:
      لَا إِكْرَاهَ فِي ٱلدِّينِ ۖ قَدْ تَبَيَّنَ ٱلرُّشْدُ مِنَ ٱلْغَيِّ ۚ فَمَنْ يَكْفُرْ بِٱلطَّاغُوتِ وَيُؤْمِنْ بِٱللَّهِ فَقَدِ ٱسْتَمْسَكَ بِٱلْعُرْوَةِ ٱلْوُثْقَىٰ لَا ٱنْفِصَامَ لَهَا ۗ وَٱللَّهُ سَمِيعٌ عَلِيمٌ
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
ConjugationEdit
SynonymsEdit
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Derived from the active participle of the verbs أَمِنَ(ʾamina, to be safe), أَمُنَ(ʾamuna, to be trustworthy), from the root ء م ن(ʾ-m-n).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

آمِن (ʾāmin) (feminine آمِنَة(ʾāmina), elative آمَن (ʾāman))

  1. safe, secure
  2. trustworthy
DeclensionEdit
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Pronunciation 1Edit

VerbEdit

آمَنُ (ʾāmanu) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active indicative of أَمِنَ(ʾamina)

Pronunciation 2Edit

VerbEdit

آمَنَ (ʾāmana) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active subjunctive of أَمِنَ(ʾamina)

Pronunciation 3Edit

VerbEdit

آمَنْ (ʾāman) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of أَمِنَ(ʾamina)

Pronunciation 4Edit

VerbEdit

آمُنُ (ʾāmunu) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active indicative of أَمُنَ(ʾamuna)

Pronunciation 5Edit

VerbEdit

آمُنَ (ʾāmuna) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active subjunctive of أَمُنَ(ʾamuna)

Pronunciation 6Edit

VerbEdit

آمُنْ (ʾāmun) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of أَمُنَ(ʾamuna)

North Levantine ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic آمَنَ(ʾāmana). The contracted fourth stem was reinterpreted as a regular third stem.

VerbEdit

آمن (ʾāman) (present بيآمن(biʾāmin))

  1. to believe in (God, a religion, true love, etc.)
    هوه ملحد، ما بيآمن بشي اسمو الله
    Huwi mulḥid, ma biʾāmin bi-ši ismu Alla.
    He’s an atheist, he doesn’t believe in such a thing as God.