غول

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the primitive root غال (ḡāl) (ğāla), to snatch, to grab, to take away.

Noun[edit]

غول (ğūl) f, اغوال (’ağwāl) pl, غيلان (ğilān) pl

  1. ghoul, desert demon
  2. demon, jinn, goblin, sprite
  3. ogre, cannibal
  4. calamity, disaster
  5. alcohol, or alcohol beverages.

Noun[edit]

غول (ğūl) m

  1. taking away, snatching, seizing, grabbing

Descendants[edit]