خلق

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See also: خلف‎, حلق‎, جلق, and خ ل ق

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From the root خ ل ق(ḵ-l-q).

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خَلَقَ (ḵalaqa) I, non-past يَخْلُقُ‎‎ (yaḵluqu)

  1. to create, to make
  2. to shape, to form

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خَلُقَ (ḵaluqa) I, non-past يَخْلُقُ‎‎ (yaḵluqu)
خَلِقَ (ḵaliqa) I, non-past يَخْلَقُ‎‎ (yaḵlaqu)
خَلَقَ (ḵalaqa) I, non-past يَخْلُقُ‎‎ (yaḵluqu)

  1. to be old and worn out (of a garment)

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خَلُقَ (ḵaluqa) I, non-past يَخْلُقُ‎‎ (yaḵluqu)

  1. to be suitable, be fit

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خَلَّقَ (ḵallaqa) II, non-past يُخَلِّقُ‎‎ (yuḵalliqu)

  1. to perfume

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خَلْق (ḵalqm

  1. verbal noun of خَلَقَ (ḵalaqa) (form I)
  2. creation
  3. creature
  4. (collective) people
    • 10th century, Al-Mutanabbi :
      أَنَامُ مِلْءَ جُفُونِي عَنْ شَوارِدِهَا / وَيَسْهَرُ الْخَلْقُ جَرَّاهَا وَيَخْتَصِمُ
      ʾanāmu milʾa jufūnī ʿan šawāridihā / wayasharu l-ḵalqu jarrāhā wayaḵtaṣimu

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خَلَق (ḵalaqm or f (plural خُلْقَان(ḵulqān) or أَخْلَاق(ʾaḵlāq))

  1. verbal noun of خَلِقَ (ḵaliqa) (form I)
  2. rags
  3. old age
  4. men, people

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خَلَق (ḵalaq) (feminine خَلَق (ḵalaq), common plural خُلْقَان(ḵulqān) or أَخْلَاق(ʾaḵlāq))

  1. worn, threadbare

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خُلُق (ḵuluqm (dual خُلُقَانِ(ḵuluqāni), plural أَخْلَاق(ʾaḵlāq))

  1. natural disposition, character, nature
  2. inborn quality
  3. manners, character, morals, morality
  4. (modern) anger, irritation
  5. (modern) bravery
  6. (modern) religion
  7. (modern) humanity
  8. (modern) refinement

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خِلَق (ḵilaqpl

  1. plural of خِلْقَة(ḵilqa)

Persian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic خَلْق(ḵalq).

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Dari Persian خلق
Iranian Persian
Tajik халқ (xalq)

خلق (xalq) (plural خلق‌ها(xalq-hâ))

  1. creation
  2. (archaic) people, folk
    جمهوری خلق چین‎‎ ― jomhuri-ye xalq-e činthe People's Republic of China
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic خُلْق(ḵulq).

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خلق (xolq) (plural اخلاق(axlâq))

  1. temperament, disposition, moral character
  2. humour, mood
  3. behaviour
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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian خلق(xalq), from Arabic خَلْق(ḵalq).

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خلق (xalqm (Hindi spelling ख़लक़)

  1. mankind, humanity
  2. (religion) creation, world

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Declension of خلق
singular plural
direct خلق(xalq) خلق(xalq)
oblique خلق(xalq) خلقوں(xalqõ)
vocative خلق(xalq) خلقو(xalqo)