قول

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See also: فولand ق و ل

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ق و ل(q-w-l).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

قَوْل (qawlm (plural أَقْوَال(ʾaqwāl) or أَقَاوِيل(ʾaqāwīl))

  1. verbal noun of قَالَ(qāla) (form I)
  2. saying, word, sentence
    • a. 966, Al-Mutanabbi
      وَكَمْ مِنْ عَائِبٍ قَوْلًا صَحِيحًا / وَآفَتُهُ مِنَ الْفَهْمِ السَّقِيمِ
      wakam min ʿāʾibin qawlan ṣaḥīḥan / waʾāfatuhū mina l-fahmi s-saqīmi
      And how many are those who criticize a sound saying – while the fault is in their ill understanding!
  3. speech
  4. agreement, promise, contract

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Descendants[edit]

Verb[edit]

قَوَّلَ (qawwala) II, non-past يُقَوِّلُ‎‎ (yuqawwilu)

  1. (ditransitive) to say about to have said
    لَا تُقَوِّلْنِي مَا لَمْ أَقُل!‎‎
    lā tuqawwilnī mā lam ʾaqul!
    Don’t put into my mouth what I haven’t said!

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *kul (servant).

Noun[edit]

قول (kul)

  1. servant
    1. villein, serf
    2. soldier, footman; patrol, watchman
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *kol (arm).

Noun[edit]

قول (kol)

  1. arm
    قول بورمق‎ ― kol burmakto bend the arm
  2. branch, section, division
    1. squadron of soldiers watching out, platoon of an army going out for patrol, vigil
      قول دولاشمق‎ ― kol dolaşmakto walk patrol
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Arabic قَوْل(qawl).

Noun[edit]

قول (kavl) (plural اقاویل‎)

  1. saying, dictum, utterance, sentence
  2. vow, agreement, covenant

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قَوْل(qawl).

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Noun[edit]

قول (qowl) (plural اقوال(aqvâl) or اقاویل(aqâvil))

  1. promise, vow, one's word
    Synonym: وعده(va'de)
  2. saying, speech, words
    Synonyms: گفته(gofte), حرف(harf)
    • 11th century, ناصرخسرو (Nasir Khusraw), دیوان اشعار پارسی:
      به راه چشم شنو قول این جهان که حکیم / به راه چشم شنوده است گفتهٔ دنیی
      be râh-e čašm šenow qowl-e in jahân ke hakim / be râh-e čašm šonude ast gofte-ye donyi
      Listen by way of the eyes to the words of this world, for the wise man has heard the world's sayings by way of his eyes.
  3. saying, aphorism, dictum

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Uyghur[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *kol (arm). Cognate with Turkish kol (arm).

Noun[edit]

قول (qol) (plural قوللار(qollar))

  1. hand

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