شغل

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ش غ ل (š-ḡ-l)

Verb[edit]

شَغَلَ (šaḡala) I, non-past يَشْغَلُ‎ (yašḡalu)

  1. to occupy, to busy, to preoccupy
  2. to give trouble, to distract, to divert
  3. to occupy, to hold (office)
  4. to engage

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

شغل” in Hans Wehr (1976), A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic (third edition), Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-001-8

Verb[edit]

شَغَّلَ (šaḡḡala) II, non-past يُشَغِّلُ‎ (yušaḡḡilu)

  1. to occupy, to busy, to engage, to engross
  2. to employ, to put to work
  3. to operate, to run
  4. to produce, to manufacture, to fabricate
  5. to invest

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شُغْل (šuḡlm (plural أَشْغَال (ʾašḡāl) or شُغُول (šuḡūl))

  1. occupancy, filling, taking up
  2. detention, prevention, distraction
  3. occupation, activity
  4. work, job, business, concern

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

شغل (shughl?

  1. work, occupation

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic

Noun[edit]

شغل (šoğl)

  1. job
  2. work

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian شغل, from Arabic

Noun[edit]

شغل (šuğlm

  1. job
  2. work
  3. occupation
  4. business
  5. labor