أصل

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ء ص ل (ʾ-ṣ-l)

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Noun[edit]

أَصْل (ʾaṣlm (plural أُصُول (ʾuṣūl))

  1. ground
  2. origin, source
  3. foundation, fundament, basis
  4. root (a primary source)
  5. cause, reason
  6. descent, lineage, stock
  7. (linguistics) root (primary lexical unit of a word)

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Verb[edit]

أَصُلَ (ʾaṣula) I, non-past يَأْصُلُ‎ (yaʾṣulu)

  1. to be firmly rooted, to become firmly rooted
  2. to be firmly established
  3. to be of noble origin

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أَصَّلَ (ʾaṣṣala) II, non-past يُؤَصِّلُ‎ (yuʾaṣṣilu)

  1. to found, to give a firm foundation
  2. to establish the origin of

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