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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Relative adjective (nisba) composed of خَيَال(ḵayāl, imagination) +‎ ـِيّ(-iyy).

AdjectiveEdit

خَيَالِيّ (ḵayāliyym, fem خَيَالِيَّة(ḵayāliyya), masc pl خَيَالِيُّون(ḵayāliyyūn), fem pl خَيَالِيَّات(ḵayāliyyāt)

  1. imaginary
  2. virtual
  3. conceptual
  4. utopian

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “خيل”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4