خلاف

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See also: خلاقand حلاق

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root خ ل ف(ḵ-l-f).

Noun[edit]

خِلَاف (ḵilāfm (plural خِلَافَات(ḵilāfāt))

  1. verbal noun of خَالَفَ(ḵālafa) (form III)
  2. controversy, disagreement
    Antonym: وِفَاق(wifāq)
  3. something else, other than, aside from, except
    Synonym: غَيْر(ḡayr)
    • a. 1400, “حكاية الحمال مع البنات [The Porter and the Three Ladies]”, in ألف ليلة وليلة [One Thousand and One Nights]:
      ثُمَّ وَقَفَتْ عَلَى ٱلْعَطَّارِ وَٱشْتَرَتْ مِنْهُ عَشَرَةَ مِيَاهٍ مَاءَ وَرْدٍ وَمَاءَ زَهْرٍ وَخِلَافِهِ
      ṯumma waqafat ʿalā l-ʿaṭṭāri waštarat minhu ʿašarata miyāhin māʾa wardin wamāʾa zahrin waḵilāfihi
      Then he halted at the perfumer and bought from him ten liquids, rose-water, blossom-water and others.
Declension[edit]
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Preposition[edit]

خِلَافَ (ḵilāfa)

  1. after
    Synonym: بَعْدَ(baʿda)
  2. behind
    Synonym: خَلْفَ(ḵalfa)
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Aramaic חִילָּפָא‎ /‎ ܗܶܠܴܦܴܐ(ḥəllāp̄ā, willow), from Akkadian 𒄑𒁍 (/ḫilēpu/, willow).

Noun[edit]

خِلَاف (ḵilāfm (obsolete)

  1. willow (Salix spp.)
    Synonyms: صَفْصَاف(ṣafṣāf), غَرَب(ḡarab)
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Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • ḥlp3”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Löw, Immanuel (1881) Aramæische Pflanzennamen[1] (in German), Leipzig: Wilhelm Engelmann, page 167

Punjabi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic خِلَاف(ḵilāf).

Adjective[edit]

خلاف (kḥlāf) (Gurmukhi spelling ਖ਼ਿਲਾਫ਼)

  1. against, opposed
    Synonym: وردّھ(viruddh)

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic خِلَاف(ḵilāf).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

خلاف (xilāf) (Hindi spelling ख़िलाफ़)

  1. against, opposed

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