دليل

See also: دلیل

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root د ل ل(d-l-l); compare دَلَّ(dalla, to show, to indicate).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /da.liːl/
  • (file)

NounEdit

دَلِيل (dalīlm (plural أَدِلَّة(ʾadilla))

  1. sign, indication, proof, demonstration, evidence, argument
    • Al-Mutanabbi
      وَلَيْسَ يَصِحُّ فِي الْأَفْهَامِ شَيْءٌ / إِذَا ٱحْتَاجَ النَّهَارُ إِلَى دَلِيلِ‎‎
      walaysa yaṣiḥḥu fī l-ʾafhāmi šayʾun / ʾiḏā ḥtāja n-nahāru ʾilā dalīli
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. syllogism
  3. road sign
  4. road, street
  5. guidebook
  6. index (alphabetical listing)

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DescendantsEdit

NounEdit

دَلِيل (dalīlm (plural أَدِلَّاء(ʾadillāʾ) or أَدِلَّة(ʾadilla))

  1. director
  2. guide
  3. indicator (person who indicates)
  4. discoverer

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