See also: خلق‎, خلف‎, جلق, and خ ل ق

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ح ل ق(ḥ-l-q).

VerbEdit

حَلَقَ (ḥalaqa) I, non-past يَحْلِقُ‎‎ (yaḥliqu)

  1. to shave, to shear
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VerbEdit

حَلَقَ (ḥalaqa) I, non-past يَحْلِقُ‎‎ (yaḥliqu)

  1. to peel
  2. to destroy
  3. to cut off entirely
  4. to cause pain
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VerbEdit

حَلَقَ (ḥalaqa) I, non-past يَحْلُقُ‎‎ (yaḥluqu)

  1. (obsolete) to injure in the throat
  2. to fill (a cistern)
  3. to determine approximately
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

حَلَّقَ (ḥallaqa) II, non-past يُحَلِّقُ‎‎ (yuḥalliqu)

  1. to shave smooth
  2. to soar into the air, to fly in circles
  3. to rise
  4. to have a halo
  5. to be three-quarters ripe
  6. to make round
  7. to surround
  8. to clothe
ConjugationEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph, “حلق”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary[5], London: W.H. Allen, 1884
  • Wehr, Hans, “حلق”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic[6], 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1979, →ISBN

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

حَلْق (ḥalqm (plural حُلُوق(ḥulūq) or أَحْلَاق(ʾaḥlāq))

  1. verbal noun of حَلَقَ (ḥalaqa) (form I)
  2. shaving
  3. throat
  4. back of the throat, pharynx
  5. chasm
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Gulf Arabic: حلج(ḥalj)
  • Iraqi Arabic: حلگ(ḥaleg)
  • Maltese: ħalq
ReferencesEdit
  • Wehr, Hans, “حلق”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic[7], 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1979, →ISBN

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

حَلَق (ḥalaqm (collective)

  1. rings
DeclensionEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • Wehr, Hans, “حلق”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic[8], 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1979, →ISBN

NounEdit

حَلَق (ḥalaqm (plural حُلْقَان(ḥulqān))

  1. (Egypt) pair of earrings
DeclensionEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • Wehr, Hans, “حلق”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic[9], 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1979, →ISBN

Hijazi ArabicEdit

Root
ح ل ق

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic حَلْق(ḥalq).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

حلق (ḥalgm (plural حلوق(ḥulūq))

  1. throat.
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic حَلَق(ḥalaq).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

حلق (ḥalagf (plural حلقان(ḥulgān))

  1. earring

Related termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Arabic حَلَقَ(ḥalaqa).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

حلق (ḥalag) (form I)

  1. to trim
  2. to shave

Etymology 4Edit

From Arabic حَلَّق(ḥallaq).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

حلق (ḥallag) (form II)

  1. to trim
  2. to shave

Etymology 5Edit

From Arabic حَلِّق(ḥalliq).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

حلق (ḥallig)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of حَلِّق (ḥallag)
    cut!

South Levantine ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic حَلَقَ(ḥalaqa).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

حلق (ḥalaʔ) (form I, present بحلق(biḥliʔ), subjunctive يحلق(yiḥliʔ))

  1. to get a haircut, to shave

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