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]