عهد

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ع ه د ‎(ʿ-h-d).

Verb[edit]

عَهِدَ ‎(ʿahida) I, non-past يَعْهَدُ‎ (yaʿhadu)

  1. to further
  2. to care, to be cognizant of, to know

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

عَهْد ‎(ʿahdm ‎(plural عُهُود ‎(ʿuhūd))

  1. verbal noun of عَهِدَ ‎(ʿahida) (form I)
  2. knowledge, acquaintance, contact
  3. close observance, strict adherence, keeping, fulfillment
  4. delegation, assignment, committing, commissioning, entrusting
  5. commission
  6. commitment, obligation, liability, responsibility
  7. agreement, covenant, treaty, pact, compact, pledge
  8. promise, vow, oath
  9. time, epoch, era
  10. (Christianity) testament
    اَلْعَهْد اَلْجَدِيدal-ʿahd al-jadīd ― The New Testament
    اَلْعَهْد اَلْقَدِيمal-ʿahd al-qadīm ― The Old Testament
  11. (Christianity, Judaism) covenant
    تَابُوت اَلْعَهْدtābūt al-ʿahd ― The Ark of the Covenant

Declension[edit]