بالغ

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ب ل غ(b-l-ḡ); compare بَلَغَ(balaḡa, to reach, to arrive, to come to, to amount to).

VerbEdit

بَالَغَ (bālaḡa) III, non-past يُبَالِغُ‎‎ (yubāliḡu)

  1. to exaggerate, to overdo (with فِي())
  2. to do one’s utmost, to go to the greatest lengths
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Derived from the active participle of the verb بَلَغَ(balaḡa, to reach, to arrive, to come to, to amount to), from the root ب ل غ(b-l-ḡ).

ParticipleEdit

بَالِغٌ (bāliḡun) (form VI, feminine بَالِغَةٌ(bāliḡatun), masculine plural بَالِغُونَ(bāliḡūna), feminine plural بَالِغَاتٌ(bāliḡātun))

  1. active participle of بَلَغَ(balaḡa)
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 65:3:
      إِنَّ اللَّهَ بَالِغُ أَمْرِهِ
      ʾinna l-laha bāliḡu ʾamrihi
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

بَالِغ (bāliḡ) (feminine بَالِغَة(bāliḡa), masculine plural بَالِغُونَ(bāliḡūna), feminine plural بَالِغَات(bāliḡāt))

  1. (superlative form) extensive, far-reaching
  2. considerable, profound, serious
  3. intense, high, extreme, strong
  4. (of feelings) violent, vehement
DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

بَالِغ (bāliḡ) (feminine بَالِغَة(bāliḡa) or بَالِغ (bāliḡ), masculine plural بَالِغُونَ(bāliḡūna), feminine plural بَالِغَات(bāliḡāt))

  1. one who has reached puberty; pubescent, mature, of age, in one’s majority, adult
    Synonym: رَاشِد(rāšid)
DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Malay: baligh
    • Indonesian: balig

MalayEdit

NounEdit

بالغ (plural بالغ-بالغ or بالغ۲‎, informal 1st possessive بالغکو‎, 2nd possessive بالغمو‎, 3rd possessive بالغڽ‎)

  1. Jawi spelling of baligh

AdjectiveEdit

بالغ

  1. Jawi spelling of baligh

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Arabic بَالِغ(bāliḡ).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

بالغ (bâleğ) (comparative بالغ‌تَر(bâleğ-tar), superlative بالغ‌تَرین(bâleğ-tarin))

  1. adult
  2. mature
  3. ripe
  4. in one's majority

NounEdit

بالغ (bâleğ) (plural بالغان(bâleğân) or بالغ‌ها(bâleğ-hâ))

  1. adult

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From an Eastern Iranian language. Probably cognate with Sanskrit पात्र (pātra). Also perhaps akin to Turkish bardak, an Iranian borrowing.

NounEdit

بالغ (bâloğ)

  1. (Transoxianan, obsolete) drinking horn

South Levantine ArabicEdit

Root
ب ل غ

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic بَالَغَ(bālaḡa).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /baː.laɣ/, [ˈbæː.laɣ]
  • (file)

VerbEdit

بالغ (bālaḡ) (form III, present ببالغ(bibāleḡ))

  1. to exaggerate
    Synonym: كبّر(kabbar)

ConjugationEdit

    Conjugation of بالغ (bālaḡ)
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
past m بالغت (bālaḡt) بالغت (bālaḡt) بالغ (bālaḡ) بالغنا (bālaḡna) بالغتو (bālaḡtu) بالغو (bālaḡu)
f بالغتي (bālaḡti) بالغت (bālaḡat)
present m ببالغ (babāleḡ) بتبالغ (bitbāleḡ) ببالغ (bibāleḡ) منبالغ (minbāleḡ) بتبالغو (bitbālḡu) ببالغو (bibālḡu)
f بتبالغي (bitbālḡi) بتبالغ (bitbāleḡ)
subjunctive m ابالغ (abāleḡ) تبالغ (tbāleḡ) يبالغ (ybāleḡ) نبالغ (nbāleḡ) تبالغو (tbālḡu) يبالغو (ybālḡu)
f تبالغي (tbālḡi) تبالغ (tbāleḡ)
imperative m بالغ (bāleḡ) بالغو (bālḡu)
f بالغي (bālḡi)