جن

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

جَنَّ (janna) I, non-past يَجُنُّ‎ (yajunnu)

  1. to cover, to hide, to conceal, to veil
  2. to envelop, to enshroud, to cloak, to screen
  3. to descend, to fall, to become night
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Etymology 2[edit]

Denominal verb from جِنّ (jinn, jinn, spirit, demon).

Verb[edit]

جُنَّ (junna) I, non-past يُجَنُّ‎ (yujannu)

  1. to be possessed, to be insane, to be crazy, to be mad
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

جِنّ (jinnm (collective, singulative جِنِّيّ (jinniyy))

  1. jinn, demons, fairies (either helpful or malevolent spirits)
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Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

جَنّ (jannm

  1. verbal noun of جُنَّ (junna) (form I)
  2. verbal noun of جَنَّ (janna) (form I)

Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

جن (jan)

  1. woman

Persian[edit]

Noun[edit]

جن (jen)

  1. jinn
  2. spirit
  3. demon
  4. fairy