أمين

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See also: آمين‎, آمین, and امین

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ء م ن(ʾ-m-n), related to أَمِنَ(ʾamina, to be safe), أَمُنَ(ʾamuna, to be faithful).

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AdjectiveEdit

أَمِين (ʾamīn) (masculine plural أُمَنَاء(ʾumanāʾ))

  1. reliable, trustworthy, loyal, responsible
  2. upright, honest
  3. faithful, true, truthful, authentic, honest, sincere, trusty, dependable
  4. safe, secure
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 95:3:
      وَهَٰذَا ٱلْبَلَدِ ٱلْأَمِينِ
      wahāḏā l-baladi l-ʾamīni
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  5. innocuous, harmless
  6. (defined) The archangel Gabriel
    Synonyms: جِبْرِيل(jibrīl), جِبْرَائِيل(jibrāʾīl)
    • 2018, أحمد الفتلاوي (Aḥmad al-Fatlāwi) (music), “مضحي من وراء حجاب”‎[1]:
      وَلَمَّا دَنَا الْمَوْتُ لِلْمُصْطَفَىٰ / وَعِنْدَ الرَّحِيلِ يَنَالُ الْمُنَىٰ / أَتَاهُ الْأَمِينُ بِمِسْكِ الْخِتَامْ / أَلَا فَلْتُبَلِّغْ جَمِيعَ الْأَنَامِ / حُشُودٌ تَرَاءَتْ بِأَرْضِ الْغَدِيرِ
      walammā danā l-mawtu lilmuṣṭafā / waʿinda r-raḥīli yanālu l-munā / ʾatāhu l-ʾamīnu bimiski l-ḵitām / ʾalā faltuballiḡ jamīʿa l-ʾanāmi / ḥušūdun tarāʾat biʾarḍi l-ḡadīri
      And when death drew closer to the Chosen one (Prophet Muhammad) / And during the departure he receives the will (of God) / The Trustworthy has come to him with the sweet conclusion / You shall report (it) to all creatures / Crowds witnessing in the land of Ghadeer

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  • Gulf Arabic: امين(amīn)
  • Turkish: emin

NounEdit

أَمِين (ʾamīnm (plural أُمَنَاء(ʾumanāʾ))

  1. secretary
  2. authorized representative, agent
  3. trustee, trusted person
  4. chief, head, superintendent
  5. curator, custodian, sponsor, chamberlain
  6. guarantor

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Proper nounEdit

أَمِين (ʾamīnm

  1. A male given name

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