See also: اصل, آصل, and أضل

Arabic edit

Root
ء ص ل (ʔ-ṣ-l)

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  • IPA(key): /ʔasˤl/
  • (file)

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أَصْل (ʔaṣlm (plural أُصُول (ʔuṣūl))

  1. ground
  2. origin, source
  3. foundation, fundament, basis
  4. basic rule; default rule; rule that holds in the absence of contrary evidence
    اَلْأَصْلُ فِي الْعِبادَاتِ الْمَنْع.
    al-ʔaṣlu fī l-ʕibādāti l-manʕ.
    Acts of worship are forbidden (in Islam) unless they are explicitly permitted.
    (literally, “The default rule regarding acts of worship is [their] prohibition.”)
  5. root (a primary source)
  6. cause, reason
  7. descent, lineage, stock
  8. (linguistics) root (primary lexical unit of a word)
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أَصُلَ (ʔaṣula) I, non-past يَأْصُلُ‎ (yaʔṣulu)

  1. to be firmly rooted, to become firmly rooted
  2. to be firmly established
  3. to be of noble origin
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أَصَّلَ (ʔaṣṣala) II, non-past يُؤَصِّلُ‎ (yuʔaṣṣilu)

  1. to found, to give a firm foundation
  2. to establish the origin of
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أَصْلِ (ʔaṣli) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of صَلَى (ṣalā)

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أُصْلَ (ʔuṣla) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive jussive of صَلَى (ṣalā)

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أَصِلُ (ʔaṣilu) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active indicative of وَصَلَ (waṣala)

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أَصِلَ (ʔaṣila) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active subjunctive of وَصَلَ (waṣala)

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أَصِلْ (ʔaṣil) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of وَصَلَ (waṣala)

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أُصَلِّ (ʔuṣalli) (form II)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of صَلَّى (ṣallā)

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أُصَلَّ (ʔuṣalla) (form II)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive jussive of صَلَّى (ṣallā)

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أُصْلِ (ʔuṣli) (form IV)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of أَصْلَى (ʔaṣlā)

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أُصْلَ (ʔuṣla) (form IV)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive jussive of أَصْلَى (ʔaṣlā)

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أَصْلِ (ʔaṣli) (form IV)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of أَصْلَى (ʔaṣlā)