لا

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Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

لَا ()

  1. not, no
  2. there is not, there is no
  3. neither, nor

Usage notes[edit]

The Arabic negative goes at the start of a sentence or phrase except when it negates a single word.

See also[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French la.

Noun[edit]

لا ()

  1. (music) la

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic لَا ().

Particle[edit]

Dari لا
Iranian Persian لا
Tajik ло (lo)

لا (lâ)

  1. (rare) un-
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari لا
Iranian Persian لا
Tajik ло (lo)

لا ()

  1. fold
  2. layer
  3. ply
  4. strand