عقد

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ع ق د(ʿ-q-d).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

عَقَدَ (ʿaqada) I, non-past يَعْقِدُ‎‎ (yaʿqidu)

  1. to tie, knit, make a knot
  2. to conclude a bargain or contract
  3. to build access (to a bridge)
  4. to place (the crown on one's head)
  5. to make (لِ(li) someone) a leader
  6. to warrant
  7. to set (one's heart) upon
  8. to form seed pods
  9. to make an arch or vault
  10. to count
  11. (passive) to be gathered

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

عَقِدَ (ʿaqida) I, non-past يَعْقَدُ‎‎ (yaʿqadu)

  1. to speak with an impediment
  2. to be on the point of forming (of a seed pod)
  3. (intransitive) to thicken, get consistent
  4. to hang together (of dogs)

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

عَقَّدَ (ʿaqqada) II, non-past يُعَقِّدُ‎‎ (yuʿaqqidu)

  1. to connect, tie together with a knot
  2. to complicate
  3. to arch, to vault
  4. (transitive) to thicken, make consistent (by boiling, etc.)

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Maltese: għaqqad

Noun[edit]

عَقْد (ʿaqdm (plural عُقُود(ʿuqūd))

  1. verbal noun of عَقَدَ (ʿaqada, to tie) (form I)
  2. tying together, binding
  3. tie, bond
  4. compact, contract, covenant
  5. connection, cohesion
  6. decade
  7. alloy
  8. seed pod
  9. denary number
  10. making of magic knots

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

عَقْد (ʿaqdm (plural عُقُود(ʿuqūd))

  1. vault, arch
  2. opinion, belief

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

عَقَد (ʿaqadm

  1. verbal noun of عَقِدَ (ʿaqida) (form I)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

عِقْد (ʿiqdm (plural عُقُود(ʿuqūd))

  1. necklace

Declension[edit]


Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Root
ع ق د

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic عَقَدَ(ʿaqada).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

عقد (ʕqad) (form I, non-past يِعْقد(yiʕqud) or يُعْقد(yuʕqud))

  1. to tie, knit, make a knot
  2. to conclude a bargain or contract

Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic عَقَّدَ(ʿaqqada).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

عقد (ʕaqqad) (form II, non-past يعقد(yʕaqqad))

  1. to complicate

Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Arabic عَقْد(ʿaqd).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

عقد (ʕaqdm (plural عقود(ʕuqūd))

  1. contract
  2. decade

North Levantine Arabic[edit]

Verb[edit]

عقد (ʿaʾʾad) (imperfect يعقد(yʿaʾʾid))

  1. (transitive) to complicate
  2. (intransitive) to be great, very good, stunning
    Synonym: جنن(jannan)
    كتير حلوه هالصوره، والله بتعقد!‎‎
    ktīr ḥilwe ha-ṣ-ṣūra, walla bitʿaʾʾid!
    This picture is so nice, it's really stunning!