See also: روحانی

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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Relative adjective (nisba) composed of رُوح(rūḥ, spirit) +‎ ـَان(ān-) +‎ ـِيّ(-iyy), from the root ر و ح(r-w-ḥ). Cognate with Hebrew רוח(ruaħ, spirit, wind).

AdjectiveEdit

رَوْحَانِيّ ‎(rawḥāniyym, fem رَوْحَانِيَّة(rawḥāniyya), masc pl رَوْحَانِيُّون(rawḥāniyyūn), fem pl رَوْحَانِيَّات(rawḥāniyyāt) or
رُوحَانِيّ ‎(rūḥāniyym, fem رُوحَانِيَّة(rūḥāniyya), masc pl رُوحَانِيُّون(rūḥāniyyūn), fem pl رُوحَانِيَّات(rūḥāniyyāt)

  1. alcoholic, spirituous, spiritous, vinous
  2. spiritual, immaterial, spiritualistic, incorporeal, ghostly, animistic
  3. divine, sacred, holy, numinous

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

رَوْحَانِيّ ‎(rawḥāniyym, pl رَوْحَانِيُّون(rawḥāniyyūn), fem رَوْحَانِيَّة(rawḥāniyya) or
رُوحَانِيّ ‎(rūḥāniyym, pl رُوحَانِيُّون(rūḥāniyyūn), fem رُوحَانِيَّة(rūḥāniyya)

  1. (religion) animist
  2. (Christianity) clergyman, minister

DeclensionEdit