رسول

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ARABIC LIGATURE RASOUL ISOLATED FORM

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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ر س ل(r-s-l); compare أَرْسَلَ(ʾarsala, to send).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

رَسُول (rasūlm (plural رُسُل(rusul))

  1. messenger; emissary; envoy; delegate
    Synonyms: مُرْسَل(mursal), قَيْنَاب(qaynāb), قَانِب(qānib), فَيْج(fayj), فُرَانِق(furāniq)
  2. (religion) messenger, apostle
    1. (Islam) a prophet who is sent by God with a mission (precise definitions vary)
      Synonym: مُرْسَل(mursal)
      رَسُولُ اللّٰهِ‎‎ ― rasūlu llāhiMessenger of God (Muhammad)
      اَلرَّسُول‎ ― ar-rasūlthe Messenger (Muhammad)
    2. (Christianity) an apostle (leading disciple of Jesus)
      بُولُسُ الرَسُول‎ ― būlusu r-rasūlPaul the Apostle
      أَعْمَالُ الرُّسُل‎‎ ― ʾaʿmālu r-rusulActs of the Apostles
  3. angel
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 42:51:
      وَمَا كَانَ لِبَشَرٍ أَن يُكَلِّمَهُ اللَّهُ إِلَّا وَحْيًا أَوْ مِن وَرَاءِ حِجَابٍ أَوْ يُرْسِلَ رَسُولًا فَيُوحِيَ بِإِذْنِهِ مَا يَشَاءُ ۚ إِنَّهُ عَلِيٌّ حَكِيمٌ
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Hindustani
    Hindi: रसूल (rasūl)
    Urdu: رسول
  • Maranao: rasol
  • Rohingya: rosúl
  • Swahili: rasuli

See alsoEdit

Proper nounEdit

اَلرَّسُول (ar-rasūlm

  1. (Islam) Muhammad (the Messenger)
    • Qur'an 4:170
      يَا أَيُّهَا النَّاسُ قَدْ جَاءَكُمُ الرَّسُولُ بِالْحَقِّ مِن رَّبِّكُمْ فَآمِنُوا خَيْرًا لَّكُمْ
      yā ʾayyuhā n-nāsu qad jāʾakumu r-rasūlu bi-l-ḥaqqi min rrabbikum faʾāminū ḵayran llakum
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

PersianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Dari رسول
Iranian Persian
Tajik расул (rasul)

From Arabic رَسُول(rasūl).

NounEdit

رسول (rasul) (plural رسل(rosol) or رسولان(rasulân))

  1. messenger

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Classical Persian رسول(rasūl), from Arabic رَسُول(rasūl).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

رَسُوْل (rasūlm (plural رسل‎, Hindi spelling रसूल)

  1. (Islam) prophet
    رسول اللہ ﷺ
    rasūl ullāh (SAW)
    Prophet of God (PBUH)
    Synonyms: پیغمبر(paigambar), نبی(nabī)
  2. (Christianity) Apostle
    یوحنا رسول‎‎
    yūhannā rasūl
    John the Apostle

DeclensionEdit

Declension of رسول
singular plural
direct رسول(rasūl) رسول(rasūl)
oblique رسول(rasūl) رسولوں(rasūlō̃)
vocative رسول(rasūl) رسولو(rasūlō)

ReferencesEdit

  • رسول”, in اُردُو لُغَت (in Urdu), Ministry of Education: Government of Pakistan, 2017.
  • رسول”, in Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English], Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2022.