عائلة

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ع و ل(ʿ-w-l).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʕaː.ʔi.la/
  • (file)

NounEdit

عَائِلَة (ʿāʾilaf (plural عَائِلَات(ʿāʾilāt) or عَوَائِل(ʿawāʾil))

  1. (collective) family
    Synonym: أُسْرَة(ʾusra)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Gulf Arabic: عايلة(ʕāyla)
  • Egyptian Arabic: عيلة(ʿayla)
  • Hijazi Arabic: عيلة(ʿēla)
  • Persian: عائله

ReferencesEdit

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

Moroccan ArabicEdit

Root
ع و ل

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Arabic عَائِلَة(ʿāʾila). Doublet of عايلة(ʕāyla) and عيلة(ʕayla, ʕīla).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

عائلة (ʕāʔilaf (plural عائلات(ʕāʔilāt))

  1. family