خيانة

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Etymology[edit]

From the root خ و ن ‎(ḵ-w-n).

Noun[edit]

خِيَانَة ‎(ḵiyānaf

  1. verbal noun of خَانَ ‎(ḵāna) (form I)
  2. faithlessness, falseness, disloyalty, treachery, perfidy
  3. breach of faith, betrayal
  4. treason
    خِيَانَة عُظْمَى ‎(ḵiyāna ʿuẓmā)— high treason
  5. deception, fooling

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