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Etymology 1Edit

Alphabetized in Hans Wehr’s dictionary as if from the root ب و ل (b-w-l), but actually not relatable to any root. It is explained as بَاءَ (bāʾa) لِي () “it has come upon me”.

NounEdit

بَال (bālm

  1. mind, state
  2. attention, mindfulness
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ب و ل (b-w-l).

VerbEdit

بَالَ (bāla) I, non-past يَبُولُ‎ (yabūlu)

  1. to urinate
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

بَالِ (bāli) (form III)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of بَالَى (bālā)

ReferencesEdit

  • Bauer, Hans (1935), “Etymologica I”, in Zeitschrift für Semitistik und verwandte Gebiete (in German), volume 10, page 1
  • بال” in J.A. Haywood and H.M. Nahmad (1965), A new Arabic grammar (second edition), London: Lund Humphries, ISBN 0-85331-585-X
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “بال”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4

GujaratiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit वाल (vāla).

NounEdit

بال (bālm

  1. (LDA) hair

Alternative formsEdit


PersianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari بال
Iranian Persian بال
Tajik бол (bol)

بال (bâl)

  1. wing

UrduEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

بال (bālm (Hindi spelling बाल)

  1. hair