عليم

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Etymology[edit]

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

Adjective[edit]

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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