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عامل

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ع م ل (ʿ-m-l); compare عَمِلَ (ʿamila, to do, to work).

VerbEdit

عَامَلَ (ʿāmala) III, non-past يُعَامِلُ‎ (yuʿāmilu)

  1. (transitive) to do business with
  2. to act in common with
  3. (transitive) to treat (in such and such a way)
ConjugationEdit
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Active participle of عَمِلَ (ʿamila, to do, to act, to work), from the root ع م ل (ʿ-m-l).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

عَامِل (ʿāmil)

  1. active, effective
DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

عَامِل (ʿāmilm (plural عَوَامِل (ʿawāmil))

  1. factor, constituent, element, causative agent
  2. motive power
  3. (grammar) word that governs another word
DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

عَامِل (ʿāmilm (plural عُمَّال (ʿummāl))

  1. worker, workman, laborer
  2. wage earner, employee
  3. maker, producer, manufacturer
  4. perpetrator, doer, author
  5. governor, lieutenant, vicegerent
  6. administrative officer, prefect, district president
DeclensionEdit