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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ع م ل(ʿ-m-l). The grammatical “government” meaning is a semantic loan from Medieval Latin vīs. Compare Hebrew עָמָל(`Amal, work, deed)

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

عَمِلَ (ʿamila) I, non-past يَعْمَلُ‎‎ (yaʿmalu)

  1. to work, perform
  2. to do (with deliberate thought)
  3. to practice, profess
  4. to produce an effect
  5. to be brisk, walk fast
  6. to exercise an influence
  7. (grammar) to govern a case
  8. to take pains (عَلَى(ʿalā) with)
  9. to work to an end
  10. to take care of
  11. to last without interruption
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ع م ل(ʿ-m-l).

VerbEdit

عَمَّلَ (ʿammala) II, non-past يُعَمِّلُ‎‎ (yuʿammilu)

  1. to pay (someone) his fee or wages
  2. to make (someone) an administrator or governor
  3. to suppurate, grow cancerous
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Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

عَمَل (ʿamalm (plural أَعْمَال(ʾaʿmāl))

  1. verbal noun of عَمِلَ (ʿamila) (form I)
  2. work, action, deed
  3. (grammar) government
    Synonym: قُوَّة(quwwa)
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Azerbaijani: əməl
  • Bashkir: ғәмәл (ğämäl)

ReferencesEdit

  • Praetorius, Franz (1909), “Die grammatische Rektion bei den Arabern”, in Zeitschrift der Deutschen Morgenländischen Gesellschaft[1], volume 63, pages 495–503
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884), “عمل”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary, London: W.H. Allen

Egyptian ArabicEdit

VerbEdit

عمل (ʿamal) (perfect, imperfect يعمل(yiʿmil), Verb form I)

  1. to do

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PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic عَمَل(ʿamal).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

عمل ('amal) (plural اعمال(a'mâl) or عمل‌ها('amal-hâ))

  1. action
  2. deed
  3. operation

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UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Persian عمل('amal), from Arabic عَمَل(ʿamal).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

عمل ('amalm (Hindi spelling अमल)

  1. action, deed
  2. process
  3. effect