شيء

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See also: شیء and سيء

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ش ي ء (š-y-ʾ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شَيْء (šayʾm (plural أَشْيَاء (ʾašyāʾ))

  1. thing
  2. object
  3. something
  4. (with a negative) nothing
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

شِيءَ (šīʾa) (form I)

  1. third-person masculine singular past passive of شَاءَ (šāʾa)