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 (also known as Īlya bin Ḍāhir Abū Māḍi, and as Elia D. Madey; 1890-1957)
      أَيُّهَٰذَا الشَّاكِي وَمَا بِكَ دَاءٌ
      كُنْ جَمِيلًا تَرَ الْوُجُودَ جَمِيلًا
      ʾayyu-hāḏā š-šākī wa-mā bika dāʾun / kun jamīlan tara l-wujūda jamīlan
      O! who be this complainant, and what is thine ailment? / Be courteous [thyself! and] thou shall see a beautiful existence.
  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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Moroccan ArabicEdit

Root
ج م ل
1 term

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic جَمِيل(jamīl).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

جميل (jmīl) (feminine جميلة(jmīla), common plural جمال(jmāl), masculine plural جميلين(jmīlīn), feminine plural جميلات(jmīlāt), elative أجمل(ʔajmal) or جمل(jmal))

  1. beautiful
    Synonym: زوين(zwīn)
    Antonym: خايب(ḵāyib)

NounEdit

جميل (jmīlm

  1. good deed, favor, benefit
    Synonym: مزية(mziyya)

South Levantine ArabicEdit

Root
ج م ل

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic جَمِيل(jamīl).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʒa.miːl/, [ʒaˈmiːl]
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

جميل (jamīl) (feminine جميلة(jamīle), elative أجمل(ʾajmal))

  1. beautiful
    Synonym: حلو(ḥilu)
    Antonym: بشع(bišʕ)