مال

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root م و ل (m-w-l).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مَال (mālm (plural أَمْوَال (ʾamwāl))

  1. property, possessions, chattels, goods
  2. wealth, affluence
  3. fortune, estate
  4. money
  5. income, revenue
  6. assets, capital, stock, fund
  7. (Islam, law) marketable title
  8. (Egyptian) tax, land tax
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root م ي ل (m-y-l).

Verb[edit]

مَالَ (māla) I, non-past يَمِيلُ‎ (yamīlu)

  1. to bend, incline to
  2. to lean (عَلَى (ʿalā, against))
  3. to be friendly-inclined
  4. to hang down
  5. to sink
  6. to move towards (not in a straight line)
  7. to decline, deviate
  8. to sympathize (إِلَى (ʾilā, with))
  9. to have an antipathy (عَلَى (ʿalā, against))
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Verb[edit]

مَالَ (māla) I, non-past يَمِيلُ‎ (yamīlu)

  1. to turn towards setting
  2. (transitive or construed with إِلَى (ʾilā)) to be friendly-disposed towards
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Noun[edit]

مال (transliteration needed)

  1. house

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَال (māl).

Noun[edit]

مال (mâl)

  1. property
    اون سگ بزرگ مال توست؟
    un sag-e bozorg mâl-e to-st?
    Is that big dog yours?
    این کتاب مال من نیست.
    in ketâb mâl-e man nist.
    This book isn't mine.
  2. wealth
  3. money
  4. assets

Usage notes[edit]

As seen in example sentences above, in the sense of "property", this noun can be used with ezâfe to approximate the English possessive pronouns. For example, "mine" would be rendered مال من (mâl-e man) and "yours" as مال تو (mâl-e to).

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian مال, from Arabic مال (māl).

Noun[edit]

مال (mālm (Hindi spelling माल)

  1. property, possessions, goods
  2. wealth
  3. fortune, estate
  4. merchandise, stock
  5. money
  6. income, revenue
  7. finance
  8. prize
  9. assets, capital, fund
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Sanskrit मल्लः.

Noun[edit]

مال (mālm (Hindi spelling माल)

  1. wrestler
  2. boxer
  3. prizefighter
  4. athlete
  5. champion
  6. hero

Etymology 3[edit]

From Sanskrit माल्यं or माला.

Noun[edit]

مال (mālf (Hindi spelling माल)

  1. wreath
  2. garland