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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Derived from the active participle of the verb فَعَلَ(faʿala, to do, to affect), from the root ف ع ل(f-ʿ-l).

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

فَاعِل (fāʿil) (form I, feminine فَاعِلَة(fāʿila), masculine plural فَاعِلُون(fāʿilūn) or فَعَلَة(faʿala), feminine plural فَاعِلَات(fāʿilāt) or فَوَاعِل(fawāʿil))

  1. active participle of فَعَلَ(faʿala)
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 18:23:
      وَلَا تَقُولَنَّ لِشَيْءٍ إِنِّي فَاعِلٌ ذَلِكَ غَدًا
      walā taqūlanna lišayʾin ʾinnī fāʿilun ḏalika ḡadan
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

فَاعِل (fāʿil) (feminine فَاعِلَة(fāʿila), elative أَفْعَل(ʾafʿal))

  1. effective
  2. efficient
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NounEdit

فَاعِل (fāʿilm (plural فَاعِلُون(fāʿilūn) or فَعَلَة(faʿala), feminine فَاعِلَة(fāʿila))

  1. doer, one who does something
  2. worker
DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

فَاعِل (fāʿilm

  1. (grammar) subject, agent
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See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ف ع ل(f-ʿ-l).

VerbEdit

فَاعَلَ (fāʿala) III, non-past يُفَاعِلُ‎‎ (yufāʿilu)

  1. to treat, to deal with
ConjugationEdit

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic فَاعِل(fāʿil).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fɒːʔel/
  • (file)

NounEdit

فاعل (fâ'el) (plural فاعل‌ها(fâ'el-hâ))

  1. (grammar) subject
  2. doer, active

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