إنسان

See also: انسان‎, أنشأن, and انشأن

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ء ن س(ʾ-n-s), inherited from Proto-Semitic *ʾināš- (man, person).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

إِنْسَان (ʾinsānm (plural أَنَاسِيّ(ʾanāsiyy))

  1. human
    Synonym: بَشَر(bašar)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “ءنس”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Moroccan ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic إِنْسَان(ʾinsān).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

إنسان (ʔinsānm (plural ناس(nās), feminine إنسانة(ʔinsāna))

  1. human being, person
    Synonym: بنادم(bnādim, bnādam)

South Levantine ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic إِنْسَان(ʾinsān).

NounEdit

إنسان (ʾinsānm (plural ناس(nās), feminine إنسانة(ʾinsāne))

  1. human being, person
    Synonym: بني آدم(bani ʾādam)

See alsoEdit

  • شخص(šaḵṣ, person, individual)