أمانة

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Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

أَمَانَة (ʾamānaf (plural أَمَانَات(ʾamānāt))

  1. verbal noun of أَمُنَ(ʾamuna) (form I)
  2. trust
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 4:58:
      إِنَّ اللَّهَ يَأْمُرُكُمْ أَنْ تُؤَدُّوا الْأَمَانَاتِ إِلَىٰ أَهْلِهَا
      ʾinna l-laha yaʾmurukum ʾan tuʾaddū l-ʾamānāti ʾilā ʾahlihā
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  3. reliability
  4. confidentiality
  5. deposit
  6. municipal council (in a capital city)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “أمانة”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN