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EtymologyEdit

From the root ث ق ل(ṯ-q-l).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /θa.qiːl/
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AdjectiveEdit

ثَقِيل (ṯaqīl) (feminine ثَقِيلَة(ṯaqīla), common plural ثِقَال(ṯiqāl), masculine plural ثُقَلَاء(ṯuqalāʾ), feminine plural ثَقِيلَات(ṯaqīlāt), elative أَثْقَل(ʾaṯqal))

  1. heavy
  2. burdensome
  3. indigestible
  4. morose
  5. tiresome
  6. disagreeable
  7. ponderous, clumsy
  8. lazy
  9. troubled in body or mind
  10. severe
  11. weighty

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884), “ثقيل”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary, London: W.H. Allen