رحيم

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Arabic[edit]

Root
ر ح م(r-ḥ-m)

Etymology[edit]

فَعِيل(faʕīl)-type stative-verb derived from the active participle from the verb ⁧رَحِمَ(raḥima, to be merciful).

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رَحِيم (raḥīm) (feminineرَحِيمَة(raḥīma), masculine pluralرَحِيمُون(raḥīmūn) orرُحَمَاء(ruḥamāʔ), feminine pluralرَحِيمَات(raḥīmāt), elativeأَرْحَم(ʔarḥam))

  1. merciful [+ بِـ(object) = to]
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 5:98:
      اِعْلَمُوا أَنَّ اللَّهَ شَدِيدُ الْعِقَابِ وَأَنَّ اللَّهَ غَفُورٌ رَحِيمٌ
      iʕlamū ʔanna l-laha šadīdu l-ʕiqābi waʔanna l-laha ḡafūrun raḥīmun
      Know that Allah is severe in punishment and that Allah is forgiving and merciful
  2. compassionate
  3. beneficent
  4. related by blood
  5. sincere in friendship

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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabicرَحِيم(raḥīm).

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Adjective[edit]

رحيم (raḥīm) (masculine pluralرحما(ruḥamā))

  1. merciful
  2. compassionate

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