See also: عنى‎, عني, and غنى

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root غ ن ي(ḡ-n-y).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

غَنِيّ (ḡaniyy) (feminine غَنِيَّة(ḡaniyya), masculine plural أَغْنِيَاء(ʾaḡniyāʾ), feminine plural غَنِيَّات(ḡaniyyāt), elative أَغْنَى(ʾaḡnā))

  1. rich, wealthy
    Antonym: فَقِير(faqīr)
  2. in no need [+ عَن(object) = of]
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Etymology 2Edit

Pronunciation 1Edit

VerbEdit

غَنِّي (ḡannī) (form II)

  1. second-person feminine singular active imperative of غَنَّى(ḡannā)

Pronunciation 2Edit

VerbEdit

غُنِّيَ (ḡunniya) (form II)

  1. third-person masculine singular past passive of غَنَّى(ḡannā)