عال

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See also: غال

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ع ل ل(ʿ-l-l).

Verb[edit]

عَالَلَ or عَالَّ (ʿālla or ʿālala) III, non-past يُعَالُّor يُعَالِلُ‎‎ (yuʿāllu or yuʿālilu)

  1. to engage in milking constantly, to milk morning, noon, and night, to milk before an udder is at full capacity or has had time to recover
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Etymology 2[edit]

Morphologically from the root ع ل و(ʿ-l-w) or ع ل ي(ʿ-l-y).

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Adjective[edit]

عَالٍ (ʿālin) (feminine عَالِيَة(ʿāliya), masculine plural عَالُونَ(ʿālūna), feminine plural عَالِيَات(ʿāliyāt) or عَوَالٍ(ʿawālin), elative أَعْلَى(ʾaʿlā))[1]

  1. active participle of عَلَا(ʿalā) or active participle of عَلِيَ(ʿaliya).
  2. high
  3. exalted, lofty, excellent
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Wehr, Hans (1979), “علو”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN.