قليل

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ق ل ل(q-l-l). Related to Aramaic קלל‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /qa.liːl/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

قَلِيل (qalīl) (feminine قَلِيلَة(qalīla), masculine plural قَلِيلُون(qalīlūn) or قُلُل(qulul) or أَقِلَّاء(ʾaqillāʾ), feminine plural قَلِيلَات(qalīlāt) or قَلَائِل(qalāʾil), elative أَقَلّ(ʾaqall))

  1. few, little
  2. scarce
  3. short, thin, paltry, insignificant-looking

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Noun[edit]

قَلِيل (qalīl?

  1. a few; a little

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