خلد

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See also: جلد

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root خ ل د (ḵ-l-d). Compare Ge'ez ኀለደ (ḫälädä, to last long).

Verb[edit]

خَلَدَ (ḵalada) I, non-past يَخْلُدُ‎ (yaḵludu)

  1. to last forever, to be everlasting
  2. to be immortal
  3. to abide forever
  4. to remain, to stay

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

خَلَّدَ (ḵallada) II, non-past يُخَلِّدُ‎ (yuḵallidu)

  1. to make eternal, to make everlasting
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 56:17:
      يَطُوفُ عَلَيْهِمْ وِلْدَانٌ مُّخَلَّدُونَ
      yaṭūfu ʿalayhim wildānun mmuḵalladūna
      There will circulate among them young boys made eternal.
  2. to perpetuate, to make immortal
  3. to make ineffaceable, to make unforgettable
  4. to remain, to stay, to abide, to linger
  5. to grow very old, to enjoy a long life, to be long-lived

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

خُلْد (ḵuldm

  1. infinite duration, endless time, perpetuity, eternity
  2. (zoology) mole

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

خَلَد (ḵaladm (plural أَخْلَاد (ʾaḵlād))

  1. mind, heart, spirit, temper

Declension[edit]