شغل

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See also: شعل‎, سعل, and ش غ ل

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ش غ ل(š-ḡ-l).

Verb[edit]

شَغَلَ (šaḡala) I, non-past يَشْغَلُ‎‎ (yašḡalu)

  1. to occupy, to busy, to preoccupy
  2. to give trouble, to distract, to divert
  3. to occupy, to hold (office)
  4. to engage

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

شُغِلَ (šuḡila) I, non-past يُشْغَلُ‎‎ (yušḡalu)

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Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

شَغَّلَ (šaḡḡala) II, non-past يُشَغِّلُ‎‎ (yušaḡḡilu)

  1. to occupy, to busy, to engage, to engross
  2. to employ, to put to work
  3. to operate, to run, to make run, to start (a machine)
    أَحْتَاجُ أَنْ أُشَغِّلَ جِهَازَ الْكَمْبْيُوتَرِ‎ ― ʾaḥtāju ʾan ʾušaḡḡila jihāza l-kambyūtariI need to start my computer
  4. to produce, to manufacture, to fabricate
  5. to invest

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شُغْل (šuḡlm (plural أَشْغَال(ʾašḡāl) or شُغُول(šuḡūl))

  1. verbal noun of شَغَلَ (šaḡala) (form I)
  2. occupancy, filling, taking up
  3. detention, prevention, distraction
  4. occupation, activity
  5. work, job, business, concern

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

شَغْل (šaḡlm

  1. verbal noun of شَغَلَ (šaḡala) (form I)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]


Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شُغْل(šuḡl).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

شغل (šuḡlm

  1. work, occupation

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic

Noun[edit]

شغل (šoğl)

  1. job
  2. work

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian شغل(šoğl), from Arabic شُغْل(šuḡl)

Noun[edit]

شغل (śuġlm

  1. job
  2. work
  3. occupation
  4. business
  5. labor