جلاد

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Occupational noun from the root ج ل د(j-l-d).

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Noun[edit]

جَلَّاد (jallādm (plural جَلَّادُون(jallādūn))

  1. whipper, lasher
  2. executioner, headsman, torturer
  3. a person who treats others harshly
  4. leather merchant, skinner

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

جلاد

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic جَلَّاد(jallād).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

جلاد (cellat)

  1. executioner, headsman

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References[edit]

  • Поленаковиќ, Харалампие (2007), “783. GILÁT”, in Зузана Тополињска, Петар Атанасов, editors, Турските елементи во ароманскиот, put into Macedonian from the author’s Serbo-Croatian Turski elementi u aromunskom dijalektu (1939, unpublished) by Веселинка Лаброска, Скопје: Македонска академија на науките и уметностите, →ISBN, page 131

Persian[edit]

جلاد

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic جَلَّاد(jallād).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

جلاد (jallâd) (plural جلادان(jallâdân))

  1. executioner, headsman
  2. (figuratively) a merciless person, a violent person