جهل

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See also: چهل

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Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ج ه ل(j-h-l).

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Verb[edit]

جَهِلَ (jahila) I, non-past يَجْهَلُ‎‎ (yajhalu)

  1. to be ignorant of, not to know (with بِ(bi) or transitive)
  2. to be foolish, to be irrational
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

جَهْل (jahlm

  1. verbal noun of جَهِلَ (jahila) (form I)
  2. ignorance
  3. stupidity
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Adjective[edit]

جُهَّل (juhhalpl

  1. masculine/feminine plural of جَاهِل(jāhil)

Adjective[edit]

جُهُل (juhulpl

  1. masculine/feminine plural of جَهُول(jahūl)