جميل

See also: جمیل

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ج م ل(j-m-l).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

جَمِيل (jamīl) (feminine جَمِيلَة(jamīla), masculine plural جَمِيلُون(jamīlūn) or جُمَلَاء(jumalāʾ), feminine plural جَمِيلَات(jamīlāt) or جَمَائِل(jamāʾil), elative أَجْمَل(ʾajmal))

  1. beautiful
  2. pretty
  3. handsome, fair, elegant
  4. well-bred, of good manners
    • a. 1957, Elia Abu Madi
      أَيُّهَٰذَا الشَّاكِي وَمَا بِكَ دَاءٌ / كُنْ جَمِيلاً تَرَ الْوُجُودَ جَمِيلًا
      ʾayyuhāḏā š-šākī wamā bika dāʾun / kun jamīlan tara l-wujūda jamīlan
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  5. good, excellent

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Bashkir: Йәмил (Yämil), Йәмилә (Yämilä)
  • Turkish: Cemil

ReferencesEdit

NounEdit

جَمِيل (jamīlm (uncountable)

  1. good deed, favor, benefit
  2. good quality
  3. melted fat

DeclensionEdit

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