ساكن

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Derived from the active participle of the verb سَكَنَ(sakana, to live, to inhabit), from the root س ك ن(s-k-n).

Noun[edit]

سَاكِن (sākinm (plural سُكّان(sukkān) or سَاكِنُونَ(sākinūna), feminine سَاكِنَة(sākina))

  1. inhabitant
Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

سَاكِن (sākin) (feminine سَاكِنَة(sākina), masculine plural سَاكِنُونَ(sākinūna), feminine plural سَاكِنَات(sākināt) or سَوَاكِنُ(sawākinu))

  1. stationary, motionless, still, unmoving
  2. (linguistics) unvowelled
  3. placid
Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root س ك ن(s-k-n).

Verb[edit]

سَاكَنَ (sākana) III, non-past يُسَاكِنُ‎‎ (yusākinu)

  1. to live together, to share quarters with (someone)

Conjugation[edit]