خال

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See also: چال and حال

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Derived from the active participle of خَلَا ‎(ḵalā, to be empty, to be free, to lack, to withdraw, to devote oneself, to forsake, to pass), from the root خ ل و ‎(ḵ-l-w).

Adjective[edit]

خَالٍ ‎(ḵālin) ‎(informal خَالِي ‎(ḵālī), feminine خَالِيَة ‎(ḵāliya), feminine plural خَالِيَات ‎(ḵāliyāt))

  1. empty, void
  2. open, vacant
  3. free, unrestrained, unencumbered
  4. -less, un-
  5. celibate
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root خ و ل ‎(ḵ-w-l).

Noun[edit]

خَال ‎(ḵālm ‎(plural أَخْوَال ‎(ʾaḵwāl) or خُؤُول ‎(ḵuʾūl) or خُؤُولَة ‎(ḵuʾūla), feminine خَالَة ‎(ḵāla))

  1. maternal uncle
Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

خَال ‎(ḵālm ‎(plural خِيلَان ‎(ḵīlān))

  1. beauty spot, birthmark
  2. spot
  3. mole
Declension[edit]

Laki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic خَال ‎(ḵāl).

Noun[edit]

خال ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. beauty spot
  2. spot
  3. mole

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic خال ‎(ḵāl).

Noun[edit]

خال ‎(xâl)

  1. beauty spot
  2. spot
  3. mole

Descendants[edit]