See also: أؤل and أول

Arabic edit

Verb edit

اُولُ (ūlu) (form I)

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

Bulgar edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Turkic *ogul.

Noun edit

اَول⁩ (awıl or awul)

  1. (Volga Bulgar) son

Derived terms edit

  • اَوْلِ(awlı)

Descendants edit

  • Chuvash: ывӑл (yvăl)

References edit

  • A Volga Bulgarian Inscription From 1307 A. Róna-tas, page 155 [1]
  • Tekin, Talât (1988) Volga Bulgar kitabeleri ve Volga Bulgarcası [Volga Bulgarian Ephitaphs and Volga Bulgarian Language]‎[2] (in Turkish), Ankara: Türk Tarih Kurumu Basımevi, →ISBN, page 182-183

Chagatai edit

Alternative forms edit

Pronoun edit

اول⁩ (ul)

  1. he, she, it

Declension edit

Egyptian Arabic edit

Adjective edit

اول (awwil) (feminineاولى(ūla), masculine pluralاوايل(awāyil))

  1. Alternative spelling of أول

Kashmiri edit

Etymology edit

From Sanskrit आलय (ālaya).

Noun edit

اول (ōlm (pluralٲلؠ⁩, Devanagari ओल, Sharada 𑆏𑆬𑇀)

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

Khalaj edit

Adjective edit

اَوَّل⁩ (əvvəl)

  1. Arabic spelling of əvvəl (first)

Ottoman Turkish edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Proto-Turkic *o-l (that). Cognate with Old Turkic𐰆𐰞(ol), Karakhanidاُلْ(ol), Kazakh ол (ol), etc.

Alternative forms edit

Pronoun edit

اول (ol)

  1. (demonstrative) he, she, it
Declension edit
Descendants edit
  • Turkish: o

See also edit

References edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Arabicأَوَّل(ʔawwal).

Adjective edit

اول (evvel)

  1. first
  2. old
Derived terms edit
Descendants edit

Noun edit

اول (evvel)

  1. beginning

References edit

Persian edit

Etymology edit

From Arabicأَوَّل(ʔawwal).

Pronunciation edit

 

Readings
Classical reading? awwal
Dari reading? awwal
Iranian reading? aval
Tajik reading? avval

Adverb edit

Dari اول
Iranian Persian
Tajik аввал

اَوَّل (avval)

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

Numeral edit

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

اول (avval)

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

Descendants edit

Urdu edit

Urdu numbers (edit)
10[a], [b]
 ←  0 ۱
1
2  → [a], [b], [c] 10  → [a], [b]
    Cardinal: ⁧ایک(ek)
    Ordinal: ⁧پَہْلا(pahlā), ⁧اَوَّل(avval)
    Multiplier: ⁧اِکْلَوتا(iklautā), ⁧واحِد(vāhid)

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Classical Persianاَوَّل(awwal), from Arabicأَوَّل(ʔawwal).

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

اَوَّل (avval) (Hindi spelling अव्वल)

  1. first
    Synonyms:پہلا(pahlā), ⁧یکم(yakam), ⁧نخست(nuxust)
  2. foremost, primary
    Synonyms:نخستین(nuxustīn), ⁧اولین(avvalīn), ⁧اولاً(avvalan)
  3. first-class, excellent, highest

Noun edit

اَوَّل (avvalm (Hindi spelling अव्वल)

  1. beginning, first or early part

References edit

  • اول”, in اُردُو لُغَت(urdū luġat) (in Urdu), Ministry of Education: Government of Pakistan, 2017.
  • اول”, in ریخْتَہ لُغَت(rexta luġat) - Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English] (in English), Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2024.