أحسن

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ح س ن (ḥ-s-n).

Verb[edit]

أَحْسَنَ (ʾaḥsana) IV, non-past يُحْسِنُ‎ (yuḥsinu)

  1. to make good
  2. to do well, to act well, to act right
  3. to excel in, to gain mastery in
  4. to know how to use, to be able to use, to know how to do, to know
    الإنْجِلِيزِيّة ‎‎يُحْسِنُ (yúHsinu l-’injilizíyya)
    He knows English.

Conjugation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

أَحْسَن (ʾaḥsan) (feminine حَسْنَاء (ḥasnāʾ), masculine plural أَحَاسِن (ʾaḥāsin), feminine plural حِسَان (ḥisān))

  1. Elative form of حَسَن (ḥasan)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

أحسن” in Edward William Lane (1863), Arabic-English Lexicon, London: Williams & Norgate