أعلى

See also: أعلي‎, أغلى‎, اغلي‎, اعلي‎, أغلي‎, اعلی, and اعلیٰ

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Morphologically from the root ع ل و(ʿ-l-w).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

أَعْلَى (ʾaʿlā) (feminine عُلْيَا(ʿulyā), masculine plural أَعْلَوْنَ(ʾaʿlawna) or أَعَالٍ(ʾaʿālin), feminine plural عُلْيَيَات(ʿulyayāt) or عُلًا(ʿulan) or عُلًى(ʿulan))

  1. elative degree of عَالٍ(ʿālin) and عَلِيّ(ʿaliyy):
    1. higher; highest
    2. upper; uppermost
  2. advanced, superior
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Azerbaijani: əla
  • Indonesian: ala
  • Ottoman Turkish: اعلی
  • Persian: اعلی(a'lâ)
  • Tajik: аъло (aʾlo)
  • Uzbek: a’lo

NounEdit

أَعْلَى (ʾaʿlām (plural أَعَالٍ(ʾaʿālin))

  1. highest part, top
    سَقَطَ مِنْ أَعْلَى الْمَبْنَى
    saqaṭa min ʾaʿlā l-mabnā
    He fell from the top of the building.
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Morphologically from the root ع ل و(ʿ-l-w).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

أَعْلَى (ʾaʿlā) IV, non-past يُعْلِي‎‎ (yuʿlī)

  1. (transitive) to raise, make higher
  2. (transitive) to lift up, hoist, elevate, uplift, exalt
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Morphologically from the root ع ل و(ʿ-l-w).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

أُعْلَى (ʾuʿlā) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive indicative of عَلَا(ʿalā)

Etymology 4Edit

Morphologically from the root ع ل و(ʿ-l-w).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

أُعْلَى (ʾuʿlā) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive indicative of عَلَى(ʿalā)

Etymology 5Edit

Morphologically from the root ع ل و(ʿ-l-w).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

أُعْلَى (ʾuʿlā) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive subjunctive of عَلَا(ʿalā)

Etymology 6Edit

Morphologically from the root ع ل و(ʿ-l-w).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

أُعْلَى (ʾuʿlā) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive subjunctive of عَلَى(ʿalā)

Etymology 7Edit

Morphologically from the root ع ل و(ʿ-l-w).

PronunciationEdit

Morphologically from the root ع ل و(ʿ-l-w).

VerbEdit

أَعْلَى (ʾaʿlā) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active indicative of عَلِيَ(ʿaliya)

Etymology 8Edit

Morphologically from the root ع ل و(ʿ-l-w).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

أَعْلَى (ʾaʿlā) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active subjunctive of عَلِيَ(ʿaliya)

South Levantine ArabicEdit

Root
ع ل ي

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic أَعْلَى(ʾaʿlā).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʔaʕ.la/, [ˈʔaʕ.la]
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

أعلى (ʔaʕla) (feminine عليا(ʕulya))

  1. elative degree of عالي(ʕāli): higher, highest, maximum
    Synonym: أقصى(ʔaqṣa)
    Antonym: أدنى(ʔadna)
    الحدّ الأعلى للسرعة ستّين كيلومتر بالساعة.‎‎
    il-ḥadd il-ʔaʕla las-surʕa sittīn kīlomitr bis-sāʕa
    The maximum speed limit is sixty kilometers per hour.
  2. (in places names) upper
    الجليل الأعلى‎ ― il-jalīl il-ʔaʕlaUpper Galilee
    الناصرة العليا‎ ― in-nāṣre l-ʕulyaUpper Nazareth
    Antonym: أسفل(ʔasfal)