إنسان

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See also: انسان‎, أنشأن, and انشأن

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ء ن س(ʾ-n-s), inherited from Proto-Semitic *ʾināš- (man, person).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

إِنْسَان (ʾinsānm (plural أَنَاسِيّ(ʾanāsiyy))

  1. human
    Synonym: بَشَر(bašar)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic إِنْسَان(ʾinsān).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

إنسان (ʔinsānm (plural ناس(nās), feminine إنسانة(ʔinsāna))

  1. human being, person
    Synonym: بنادم(bnādim, bnādam)

South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic إِنْسَان(ʾinsān).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔin.saːn/, [ʔinˈsæːn]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

إنسان (ʔinsānm (plural ناس(nās), feminine إنسانة(ʔinsāne))

  1. human being, person
    Synonym: بني آدم(bani ʔādam)

See also[edit]

  • شخص(šaḵṣ, person, individual)