حال

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ح و ل (ḥ-w-l).

Verb[edit]

حَالَ (ḥāla) I, non-past يَحُولُ‎ (yaḥūlu)

  1. to change, to be transformed
  2. to shift, to turn, to pass, (transitive or with إِلَى (ʾilā)) to grow into, (with إِلَى (ʾilā)) to become
  3. to deviate, to depart, to dodge, to evade (with عَنْ (ʿan))
  4. to elapse, to pass, to go by
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Verb[edit]

حَالَ (ḥāla) I, non-past يَحُولُ‎ (yaḥūlu)

  1. to prevent (with دُونَ (dūna))
  2. to intervene, to interfere, to interpose
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

حَال (ḥālm, f (plural أَحْوَال (ʾaḥwāl))

  1. condition, state, situation
  2. position, status
  3. attitude, bearing, posture
  4. circumstance
  5. case
  6. present, actuality
  7. matter, affair, concern
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Middle Armenian: հալ (hal)
  • Ottoman Turkish: [script needed] (ḥāl)
  • Persian: حال (hâl)

Etymology 3[edit]

Preposition[edit]

حَالَ (ḥāla)

  1. during, right after, immediately upon
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Persian[edit]

Noun[edit]

حال (hâl)

  1. condition
  2. state
  3. health

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