جاهل

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the active participle of جَهِلَ (jahila, to be ignorant), from the root ج ه ل (j-h-l).

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جَاهِل (jāhil) (feminine جَاهِلَة (jāhila), masculine plural جَاهِلُون (jāhilūn) or جُهْل (juhl) or جُهُل (juhul) or جُهَّل (juhhal) or جُهَّال (juhhāl) or جُهَلَاء (juhalāʾ) or جَهَلَة (jahala), feminine plural جَاهِلَات (jāhilāt), elative أَجْهَل (ʾajhal))

  1. ignorant, illiterate, uneducated

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Persian[edit]

Dari جاهل
Iranian Persian جاهل
Tajik ҷоҳил (johil)

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic جاهل (jāhil).

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جاهل (jâhel) (comparative جاهل‌تر, superlative جاهل‌ترین)

  1. foolish, unwise
  2. ignorant, uninformed
  3. (informal, now rare) young

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