عليم

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Etymology[edit]

From the root ع ل م ‎(ʿ-l-m), related to the verb عَلِمَ ‎(ʿalima, to know).

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عَلِيم ‎(ʿalīm) ‎(feminine عَلِيمَة ‎(ʿalīma), masculine plural عُلَمَاء ‎(ʿulamāʾ), elative أَعْلَم ‎(ʾaʿlam))

  1. knowing
  2. learned
  3. omniscient (when used of God)

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