خائن

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the active participle from خَانَ ‎(ḵāna, to be disloyal, to betray), from the root خ و ن ‎(ḵ-w-n).

Adjective[edit]

خَائِن ‎(ḵāʾin) ‎(masculine plural خُوَّان ‎(ḵuwwān) or خَوَنَة ‎(ḵawana))

  1. disloyal, faithless, false, unreliable, untrue, unfaithful
  2. traitorous, treacherous, perfidious, treasonous

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Noun[edit]

خَائِن ‎(ḵāʾinm ‎(plural خُوَّان ‎(ḵuwwān) or خَوَنَة ‎(ḵawana))

  1. traitor, judas, betrayer
  2. cheat, deceiver
  3. changeling

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Persian[edit]

Noun[edit]

خائن ‎(kha'en)

  1. traitor