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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root م ث ل(m-ṯ-l); compare مَثَلَ(maṯala, to resemble, to signify).

NounEdit

مِثَال ‎(miṯālm ‎(plural أَمْثِلَة(ʾamṯila) or مُثُل(muṯul) or مُثْل(muṯl))

  1. verbal noun of مَاثَلَ(māṯala) (form III)
  2. resemblance, anything equal or similar
  3. image, type, model, example, specimen
  4. pattern, standard
  5. form, formula, formulary
  6. simile, allegory, [[parable], fable, tale
  7. vision in a dream
  8. manner, method
  9. definite quantity
  10. order, command, written order
  11. retaliation
  12. (grammar) assimilated verb (beginning with و(w) or ي(y))
  13. bed, carpet

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BaluchiEdit

NounEdit

مثال ‎(misál)

  1. example

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Hijazi ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic مِثَال(miṯāl)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /miˈθaːl/
  • IPA(key): /miˈsaːl/ (speakers with full /θ/ and /s/ merger)

NounEdit

مِثَال ‎(miṯālm (plural أَمْثِلَة ‎(ʼamṯila))

  1. example, model, specimen

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PersianEdit

NounEdit

مثال ‎(mesâl) ‎(plural مثال‌ها(mesâl-hâ))

  1. example