جناية

ArabicEdit

NounEdit

جِنَايَة (jināyaf (plural جِنَايَات(jināyāt) or جَنَايَا(janāyā))

  1. verbal noun of جَنَى(janā) (form I)
  2. (criminal law) a felony
    اَلنِّكَايَةُ عَلَى قَدْرِ الْجِنَايَة‎‎
    an-nikāyatu ʿalā qadri l-jināya
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

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Gulf ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic جِنَايَة(jināya). Cognate with Persian جنایت(jenâyat, crime)

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kuwait) IPA(key): /d͡ʒɪˈnɑːjə/, (construct state) /d͡ʒɪˈnɑːjət/

NounEdit

جِناية (jināyaf (dual جِنايْتين(jināytēn), plural جِنايات(jināyāt))

  1. a felony (as opposed to a misdemeanor)
  2. crime