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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ب خ ل(b-ḵ-l).

AdjectiveEdit

بَخِيل (baḵīl) (feminine بَخِيلَة(baḵīla), masculine plural بُخَلَاء(buḵalāʾ), feminine plural بَخِيلَات(baḵīlāt), elative أَبْخَل(ʾabḵal))

  1. miserly, stingy, niggardly

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NounEdit

بَخِيل (baḵīlm (plural بُخَلَاء(buḵalāʾ), feminine بَخِيلَة(baḵīla))

  1. miser, pinchpenny

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