قرينة

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From قَرَنَ ‎(qarana, to unite)

Noun[edit]

قَرِينَة ‎(qarīnaf ‎(plural قَرِينَات ‎(qarīnāt))

  1. wife, spouse, consort, helpmate, helpmeet
    السيدَة قرينته (as-sayyidit qarīntuh) — his wife (formal)
  2. a demon that haunts women during the final stages of pregnancy
  3. (pathology) eclampsia

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

قَرِينَة ‎(qarīnaf ‎(plural قَرَائِن ‎(qarāʾin))

  1. connection, conjunction, union, relation, affiliation, association, link, linkage
  2. tie-in, relationship, liaison, linkup, nexus, yoke, connectedness, contact
  3. concern, relevance
  4. (linguistics) coherence, context
  5. evidence, indication, indicia

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