أصل

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ء ص ل (ʾ-ṣ-l)

Noun[edit]

أَصْل (ʾaṣlm, plural أُصول‎ (ʾuṣūl)

  1. ground
  2. origin, source
  3. foundation, fundament, basis
  4. root (a primary source)
  5. cause, reason
  6. descent, lineage, stock
  7. (linguistics) root (primary lexical unit of a word)

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Verb[edit]

أَصُلَ (ʾaṣula) I, imperfect يَأْصُلُ‎ (yaʾṣulu)

  1. to be firmly rooted, to become firmly rooted
  2. to be firmly established
  3. to be of noble origin

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Verb[edit]

أَصَّلَ (ʾaṣṣala) II, imperfect يُؤَصِّلُ‎ (yuʾaṣṣilu)

  1. to found, to give a firm foundation
  2. to establish the origin of

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