أول

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See also: أؤل and اول

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ء و ل (ʾ-w-l).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

أَوَّل (ʾawwal) (feminine أُولَى (ʾūlā), masculine plural أَوَّلُون (ʾawwalūn) or أَوَائِل (ʾawāʾil), feminine plural أُولَيَات (ʾūlayāt) or أُوَل (ʾuwal))

  1. first
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Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

أَوَّلَ (ʾawwala) II, non-past يُؤَوِّلُ‎ (yuʾawwilu)

  1. to interpret, to explain
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

أُولَ (ʾūla) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive jussive of وَلِيَ (waliya)

Etymology 4[edit]

Verb[edit]

أُولِ (ʾūli) (form IV)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of أَوْلَى (ʾawlā)

Verb[edit]

أُولَ (ʾūla) (form IV)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive jussive of أَوْلَى (ʾawlā)

Verb[edit]

أَوْلِ (ʾawli) (form IV)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of أَوْلَى (ʾawlā)