فتنة

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See also: فتنه

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ف ت ن (f-t-n), related with seduction and revolt. Compare فَتَنَ (fatana, to incite revolt, to charm)

Noun[edit]

فِتْنَة (fitnaf (plural فِتَن (fitan))

  1. strife
  2. civil war
  3. sedition
  4. tribulation
  5. charm
  6. craze
  7. crime

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Persian: فتنه (fetne, seduction, trial)

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