إنجيل

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See also: انجیل

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek εὐαγγέλιον (euangélion), probably through Classical Syriac ܐܘܢܓܠܝܘܢ(ʾewwangellīōn) or a variant thereof, though also Ge'ez ወንጌል (wängel) or unattested Old South Arabian have been suggested as immediate source. Cognate to English evangel.

Noun[edit]

إِنْجِيل (ʾinjīlm (plural أَنَاجِيل(ʾanājīl))

  1. (Christianity, Islam) the Gospel, the evangel
  2. (Christianity) the New Testament

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Descendants[edit]

  • Malay: Injil
  • Persian: انجیل(enjil)
  • Turkish: İncil

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