قرين

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ق ر ن (q-r-n); compare قَرَنَ (qarana, to connect).

Adjective[edit]

قَرِين (qarīn) (masculine plural قُرَنَاء (quranāʾ))

  1. connected, joined, linked, combined, united with, associated, affiliated
Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

قَرِين (qarīnm (plural قُرَنَاء (quranāʾ), feminine قَرِينَة (qarīna))

  1. companion, mate, fellow, associate, comrade, chum, coeval, compeer, confidant, colleague, crony, counterpart, friend, contemporary
  2. husband, spouse, consort
Declension[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adverbial accusative of قَرِين (qarīn, connected).

Preposition[edit]

قَرِينَ (qarīna)

  1. in connection with, upon, in conjunction with
Inflection[edit]