حلو

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See also: خلوand جلو

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ح ل و(ḥ-l-w).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

حُلْو (ḥulw) (feminine حُلْوَة(ḥulwa), masculine plural حُلْوُونَ(ḥulwūna), feminine plural حُلْوَات(ḥulwāt), elative أَحْلَى(ʾaḥlā))

  1. sweet
  2. nice, charming, pretty, pleasant

Declension[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

حِلُو (ḥilū?

  1. A surname​.

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حُلْو(ḥulw).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

حْلُو or حْلُوْ (ḥlu or ḥluw) (feminine حلوة(ḥluwwa), masculine plural حلوين(ḥluwwīn), feminine plural حلوات(ḥluwwāt), elative أحلى(ʔaḥla) or حلى(ḥla))

  1. sweet

North Levantine Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈħi.lu/, [ˈħe.lu, -lo]

Adjective[edit]

حلو (ḥilw) (feminine حلوة(ḥilwe), common plural حلوين(ḥilwīn), elative أحلى(ʾaḥlā))

  1. sweet
  2. nice, pleasant
  3. beautiful, pretty, handsome