من

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Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مَنّ ‎(mannm

  1. verbal noun of مَنَّ(manna) (form I)
  2. gracious bestowal
  3. favor
  4. benefit, blessing, boon
  5. gift, largess
  6. honeydew
  7. manna
  8. (unit of mass) maund (plural: أَمْنَان(ʾamnān))

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Preposition[edit]

مِنْ ‎(min)

  1. of
  2. some of
  3. from, away from, out of
  4. pertaining to
  5. (time) at, on
  6. to wit
  7. in relation to, with respect to
  8. due to, owing to
  9. (used to construe certain verbs)
    هَلْ طَلَبُوا مِنْكَ؟‎ ― hal ṭalabū minka? ― Did they ask (literally from) you?

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Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

مَنْ ‎(manm

  1. (interrogative) who?
  2. (interrogative) which?, which one?
  3. (relative) who, the one who, he who, those who, everyone who

Usage notes[edit]

  • Grammatically a masculine singular, the pronoun is semantically gender- and number-neutral.

Verb[edit]

مَنَّ ‎(manna) I, non-past يَمُنُّ‎ (yamunnu)

  1. to be kind, kindly, benign, gracious, benevolent (عَلَى(ʿalā))
  2. to show, to grant, to confer (عَلَى(ʿalā))
Conjugation[edit]
References[edit]
  • Wehr, Hans (1976), “من”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 3rd edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-001-8

Conjunction[edit]

مِنْ ‎(min)

  1. as, like (in comparisons)
  2. than (with comparatives)

Central Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Persian من(man).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

من ‎(min)

  1. I
  2. me
  3. my, mine

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

من ‎(men)

  1. I

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Pashto[edit]

Noun[edit]

من ‎(manm

  1. maund (unit of mass)

Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

Dari من
Iranian Persian من
Tajik ман(man)

من ‎(man)

  1. I
  2. (generally with following را) me
  3. (at the end of an ezafe) my

Usage notes[edit]

  • The form من را(man râ) can be contracted into مرا(marâ), or colloquially منو(mano).

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

من ‎(man)

  1. maund (unit of mass)

Urdu[edit]

Noun[edit]

من ‎(man?

  1. maund (unit of mass)