فيل

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

from Persian پیل ‎(pīl)), from Akkadian 𒄠𒋛 ‎(pīru), related to Egyptian 𓍋𓃀𓅱𓌟 ‎(3bw) (root of English elephant).

Noun[edit]

فِيل ‎(fīlm ‎(dual فِيلَان ‎(fīlān), plural فِيَلَة ‎(fiyala) or فُيُول ‎(fuyūl) or أَفْيَال ‎(ʾafyāl))

  1. elephant
  2. (chess) bishop (use the dual to pluralize)

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