زال

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ز و ل(z-w-l).

Verb[edit]

زَالَ (zāla) I, non-past يَزُولُ‎‎ (yazūlu)

  1. (construed with عَن or مِن) to go away, withdraw (from)
  2. (construed with عَن or مِن) to leave, abandon (someone or something)
  3. to disappear
  4. to die down
    عَلَى نِطَاقٍ وَقْتِيٍّ فَلَكِيٍّ، النُّجُومُ مِثْلُ شَمْسِنَا سَتَزُولُ فِي وَقْتٍ قَصِيرٍ.‎‎
    ʿalā niṭāqin waqtiyyin falakiyyin, an-nujūmu miṯlu šamsinā satazūlu fī waqtin qaṣīrin.
    On an astronomical time, scale stars like our sun will die down in a short time.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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From the root ز ي ل(z-y-l).

Verb[edit]

زَالَ (zāla) I, non-past يَزَالُ‎‎ (yazālu)

  1. (copulative, in the negative) to still do, to still be, to continue, (literally) not to cease [+accusative]
    أَلَا يَزَالُ أَذْكَى شَابٍّ فِي كُلِّ دِمَشْقَ؟‎‎
    ʾalā yazālu ʾaḏkā šābbin fī kulli dimašqa?
    Is he still the smartest guy in the whole of Damascus?
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 2:217:
      وَلَا يَزَالُونَ يُقَاتِلُونَكُمْ حَتَّى يَرُدُّوكُمْ عَنْ دِينِكُمْ إِنِ ٱسْتَطَاعُوا
      walā yazālūna yuqātilūnakum ḥattā yaruddūkum ʿan dīnikum ʾini staṭāʿū
      And they still will fight you until they turn you back from your system if they are able.
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Verb[edit]

زَالَ (zāla) I, non-past يَزِيلُ‎‎ (yazīlu)

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Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
ز و ل

From Arabic زَالَ(zāla).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zaːl/
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Verb[edit]

زال (zāl) (non-past يزول(yzūl), form I)

  1. (intransitive) to remove
  2. (intransitive) to go away

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Persian[edit]

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Dari Persian زال
Iranian Persian
Tajik Зол (Zol)
"Zal Slays Khazarvan", Folio 104r from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp MET DP107131.jpg

Etymology[edit]

perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *ǵerh₂- (to grow old, to mature)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

زال (zâl)

  1. albino

Adjective[edit]

زال (zâl)

  1. albino
  2. grey-haired
  3. old, oldwoman [1]
    • c. 1280, Saadi :
      چه خوش گفت زالی به فرزند خویش/چو دیدش پلنگ افکن وپیلتن

Proper noun[edit]

زال (zâl)

  1. (Iranian mythology), Zal
  2. A male given name, Zal.

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1], Dehkhoda Dictiobary.