See also: أؤلand أول

ArabicEdit

VerbEdit

اُولُ (ūlu) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of أَلَا(ʾalā)

ChagataiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

اول (ul)

  1. he, she, it

DeclensionEdit


Egyptian ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

أول (ʾawwel)

  1. first

SynonymsEdit


KashmiriEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit आलय (ālaya).

NounEdit

اول (vlm (plural ٲلؠ‎, Devanagari ओल, Sharada 𑆏𑆬𑇀)

  1. a nest
  2. a recess in a wall used as a shelf

Ottoman TurkishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Turkic *o-l (that). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰆𐰞(ol), Karakhanid اُلْ(ol), Kazakh ол (ol), etc.

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

اول (ol)

  1. (demonstrative) he, she, it
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Turkish: o

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Kélékian, Diran (1911), “او”, in Dictionnaire turc-français, Constantinople: Mihran, page 167
  • Meninski, Franciszek à Mesgnien (1680) Linguarum orientalium Turcicae, Arabicae, Persicae institutiones seu Grammatica Turcica in qua orthographia, etymologia, syntaxis, prosodia, et reliqua eò spectantia exacte tractantur, exemplisque perspicuis illustrantur et cuius singulis capitubus praecepta linguarum Arabicae et Persicae subjiciuntur[1], Vienna, page 146
  • Redhouse, James W. (1890), “او”, in A Turkish and English Lexicon, Constantinople: A. H. Boyajian, page 232
  • Redhouse, James W. (1890), “اول”, in A Turkish and English Lexicon, Constantinople: A. H. Boyajian, page 265

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic أَوَّل(ʾawwal).

AdjectiveEdit

اول (evvel)

  1. first
  2. old
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

NounEdit

اول (evvel)

  1. beginning

ReferencesEdit


PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic أَوَّل(ʾawwal).

AdverbEdit

Dari اول
Iranian Persian
Tajik аввал (avval)

اَوَّل (avval)

  1. first, firstly
    Synonyms: اَوَّلاً(avvalan), اَوَّلین(avvalin), نُخُسْت(noxost)

NumeralEdit

Persian numbers (edit)
10
۱
1
2  →  10  → 
    Cardinal: یک(yek)
    Ordinal: اَوَّل (avval)

اول (avval)

  1. first
    Synonyms: یِکُم(yekom), نُخُسْت(noxost)

DescendantsEdit


UrduEdit

Urdu numbers (edit)
10
 ←  0 ١
1
2  → [a], [b], [c] 10  → 
    Cardinal: ایک
    Ordinal: پہلا‎, اوّل
    Multiplier: اکلوتا‎, واحد

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Classical Persian اول(avval), from Arabic اَوَّل(awwal).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /əʋː.əl/
  • Rhymes: -əl
  • Hyphenation: اَوْ‧وَل

AdjectiveEdit

اَوَّل (avval) (Hindi spelling अव्वल)

  1. first
    Synonym: پہلا(pahlā)
  2. foremost, primary
  3. first-class, excellent, highest

NounEdit

اَوَّل (avvalm (Hindi spelling अव्वल)

  1. beginning, first or early part

ReferencesEdit

  • اول”, in اُردُو لُغَت (in Urdu), Ministry of Education: Government of Pakistan, 2017.
  • اول”, in Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English], Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2023.