رسول

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ARABIC LIGATURE RASOUL ISOLATED FORM

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ر س ل(r-s-l); compare أَرْسَلَ(ʾarsala, to send).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

رَسُول (rasūlm (plural رُسُل(rusul))

  1. messenger; emissary; envoy; delegate
    Synonyms: قَيْنَاب(qaynāb), قَانِب(qānib), فَيْج(fayj), فُرَانِق(furāniq)
  2. (religion) messenger; apostle
    رَسُولُ اللّٰهِ(rasūlu llāhi)Messenger of God (Muhammad)
    اَلرَّسُول(ar-rasūl)the Messenger (Muhammad)
    أَعْمَال الرُّسُل(ʾaʿmāl ar-rusul)Acts of the Apostles
  3. angel
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 42:51:
      وَمَا كَانَ لِبَشَرٍ أَن يُكَلِّمَهُ اللَّهُ إِلَّا وَحْيًا أَوْ مِن وَرَاءِ حِجَابٍ أَوْ يُرْسِلَ رَسُولًا فَيُوحِيَ بِإِذْنِهِ مَا يَشَاءُ ۚ إِنَّهُ عَلِيٌّ حَكِيمٌ
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Proper noun[edit]

اَلرَّسُول (ar-rasūlm

  1. (Islam) Muhammad (the Messenger)
    • Qur'an 4:170
      يَا أَيُّهَا النَّاسُ قَدْ جَاءَكُمُ الرَّسُولُ بِالْحَقِّ مِن رَّبِّكُمْ فَآمِنُوا خَيْرًا لَّكُمْ
      yā ʾayyuhā n-nāsu qad jāʾakumu r-rasūlu bi-l-ḥaqqi min rrabbikum faʾāminū ḵayran llakum
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “رسل”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Persian[edit]

Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رَسُول(rasūl).

Noun[edit]

رسول (rasul) (plural رسل(rosol) or رسولان(rasulân))

  1. messenger

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian رسول(rasul), from Arabic رَسُول(rasūl).

Noun[edit]

رسول (rasūlm (plural رسل)

  1. (Islam) prophet
    رسول محمد
    rasūl muhammad
    prophet Muhammad
    Synonyms: پیغمبر‎, نبی(nabī)
  2. (Christianity) Apostle
    یوحنا رسول‎‎
    yūhannā rasūl
    John the Apostle