صالح

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ص ل ح (ṣ-l-ḥ). Derived from the active participle of صَلَحَ (ṣalaḥa, to be good, right, proper; to be sound, whole; to suit; etc.), from the root ص ل ح (ṣ-l-ḥ).

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Adjective[edit]

صَالِح (ṣāliḥ) (feminine صَالِحَة (ṣāliḥa), masculine plural صَالِحُون (ṣāliḥūn) or صُلَّاح (ṣullāḥ) or صُلُوح (ṣulūḥ), elative أَصْلَح (ʔaṣlaḥ))

  1. in good condition, sound, whole
  2. honest, upright, good, just, virtuous, right
  3. pious
  4. suitable, fit
  5. copious, frequent

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Noun[edit]

صَالِح (ṣāliḥm (plural صَوَالِح (ṣawāliḥ))

  1. good, advantage, benefit, interest

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Proper noun[edit]

صَالِح (ṣāliḥm

  1. a male given name
  2. (Islam) Saleh, a prophet of Islam

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic صَالِح (ṣāliḥ).

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Adjective[edit]

صالِح (sālih) (Hindi spelling सालिह)

  1. virtuous, pious, righteous

Proper noun[edit]

صالِح (sālihm (Hindi spelling सालिह)

  1. (Islam) Saleh, Salih
  2. a male given name from Arabic

References[edit]

  • صالح”, in اُردُو لُغَت (urdū luġat) (in Urdu), Ministry of Education: Government of Pakistan, 2017.
  • صالح”, in ریخْتَہ لُغَت (rexta luġat) - Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English], Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2024.