على

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See also: علي and علی

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Hebrew עַל ('al) and עֲלֵי ('aléi) and Aramaic עַל (ʿal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

عَلَى (ʿalā)

  1. on

Inflection[edit]

Verb[edit]

عَلَى (ʿalā) I, imperfect يَعْلِي‎ (yaʿlī)

  1. to climb to (the roof)

Conjugation[edit]


Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Preposition[edit]

على (ʿalā)

  1. on

Inflection[edit]


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