عمد

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ع م د(ʿ-m-d). Cognate to Hebrew עמד(amád, to stand; to be about to).

Verb[edit]

عَمَدَ (ʿamada) I, non-past يَعْمِدُ‎‎ (yaʿmidu)

  1. to prop up, to support
  2. to intend, to resolve, to purpose
  3. to embark on, to take up
  4. (Christianity) to baptize, to christen

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

عَمَّدَ (ʿammada) II, non-past يُعَمِّدُ‎‎ (yuʿammidu)

  1. (Christianity) to baptize, to christen

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

عَمْد (ʿamdm

  1. intent, intention, design, purpose, plan
  2. (law) premeditation, intent
  3. verbal noun of عَمَدَ (ʿamada) (form I)

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

عَمْد (ʿamd)

  1. intentional, deliberate, on purpose
    Antonym: خَطَأ(ḵaṭaʾ)
  2. (law) premeditated, intentional

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Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

عَمَد (ʿamadf

  1. plural of عَمُود(ʿamūd)
    • فِي عَمَدٍ مُمَدَّدَة
      fī ʿamadin mumaddada
      (please add an English translation of this quote)