See also: نشلand ن ش ل

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ن س ل(n-s-l).

VerbEdit

نَسَلَ (nasala) I, non-past يَنْسُلُ‎‎ (yansulu)

  1. to beget, to sire, to father, to procreate
ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

نَسْل (naslm (plural أَنْسَال(ʾansāl))

  1. verbal noun of نَسَلَ (nasala) (form I)
  2. progeny, offspring
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

نَسَلْ (nasal) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past active jussive of سَأَلَ(saʾala)

VerbEdit

نُسَلْ (nusal) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past passive jussive of سَأَلَ(saʾala)

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

نَسِلْ (nasil) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past active jussive of سَالَ(sāla)

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Arabic نَسَل(nasal)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

نسل (nasl)

  1. generation

PunjabiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic نَسْل(nasl), via Persian نسل(nasl).

NounEdit

نسل (nasalf (Gurmukhi spelling ਨਸਲ)

  1. ethnicity, people, stock

SynonymsEdit


UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic نَسْل(nasl).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

نسل (naslf (Hindi spelling नस्ल)

  1. race, ethnic group
  2. family, lineage
    Synonyms: ونش(vanś), خاندان(xāndān)
  3. stock, breed (of animal)
  4. generation
    Synonym: پیڑھی(pīṛhī)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Platts, John Thompson, “نسل”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co., 1884
  • Qureshi, Bashir Ahmad, “نسل”, in Kitabistan's 20th Century Standard Dictionary[1] (in Urdu), Lahore: Kitabistan Pub. Co., 1971