See also: أؤلand اول

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Arabic numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: وَاحِد(wāḥid)
    Ordinal: أَوَّل (ʾawwal)
    Multiplier: أُحَادِيّ(ʾuḥādiyy), مُفْرَد(mufrad), مُوَحَّد(muwaḥḥad)
    Distributive: أُحَادَ(ʾuḥāda), مَوْحَدَ(mawḥada), فُرَادَى(furādā), فُرَادَ(furāda)

From the root ء و ل(ʾ-w-l).

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

أَوَّل (ʾawwal) (feminine أُولَى(ʾūlā), common plural أَوَائِل(ʾawāʾil), masculine plural أَوَّلُون(ʾawwalūn), feminine plural أُولَيَات(ʾūlayāt) or أُوَل (ʾuwal))

  1. first
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Proper nounEdit

أَوَّل (ʾawwalm

  1. (obsolete) Sunday

DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ء و ل(ʾ-w-l), causative to آلَ(ʾāla, to return), semantically like German zurückführen, and parallelling Arabic عَبَّرَ(ʿabbara, to get across).

VerbEdit

أَوَّلَ (ʾawwala) II, non-past يُؤَوِّلُ‎‎ (yuʾawwilu)

  1. (obsolete) to lead back; to bid to return
  2. to interpret, to explain
    Synonym: تَأَوَّلَ(taʾawwala)
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Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

أُولَ (ʾūla) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive jussive of وَلِيَ(waliya)

Etymology 4Edit

VerbEdit

أُولِ (ʾūli) (form IV)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of أَوْلَى(ʾawlā)

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أُولَ (ʾūla) (form IV)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive jussive of أَوْلَى(ʾawlā)

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أَوْلِ (ʾawli) (form IV)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of أَوْلَى(ʾawlā)