عقيم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ع ق م (ʿ-q-m)

Adjective[edit]

عَقِيم (ʿaqīm) (feminine عَقِيمَة (ʿaqīma), common plural عِقَام (ʿiqām), masculine plural عُقَمَاء (ʿuqamāʾ), feminine plural عَقَائِم (ʿaqāʾim) or عُقُم (ʿuqum))

  1. pointless, ineffectual
  2. infertile, unproductive
  3. barren, sterile

Declension[edit]