واحد

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Arabic[edit]

Arabic numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: وَاحِد (wāḥid)
    Ordinal: أَوَّل(ʾawwal)
    Multiplier: أُحَادِيّ(ʾuḥādiyy), مُفْرَد(mufrad), مُوَحَّد(muwaḥḥad)
    Distributive: أُحَادَ(ʾuḥāda), مَوْحَدَ(mawḥada), فُرَادَى(furādā)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ʾaḥad- ~ *waḥad- (one).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

وَاحِد (wāḥidm (feminine وَاحِدَة(wāḥida))

  1. one
    Eastern Arabic numeral: ١(1)
    وَلِد وَاحِد‎ ― walid wāḥidone boy
    فَتَاة وَاحِدَة‎ ― fatā(t) wāḥidaone girl

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Numbers "one" and "two" follow the gender of the related word.
  • Numbers "one" and "two" are optional, since nouns have singular (one), dual (two) and plural forms.

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Adjective[edit]

وَاحِد (wāḥid) (feminine وَاحِدَة(wāḥida), masculine plural وَاحِدُون(wāḥidūn) or وُحْدَان(wuḥdān) or أُحْدَان(ʾuḥdān))

  1. single[1]
  2. unique, incomparable[2]
  3. a certain[1]

Declension[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

وَاحِد (wāḥidm (feminine وَاحِدَة(wāḥida))

  1. someone[1]

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Numeral[edit]

واحد (ˈwɛːħɪdm (واحدة‎ f (ˈwæħdæ))

  1. one
    Eastern Arabic numeral: ١

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Malay[edit]

Malay cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : واحد

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic وَاحِد(wāḥid).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

واحد (Rumi spelling wahid‎)

  1. Alternative form of احد

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Wehr, Hans (1979), “وحد”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN
  2. ^ Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884), “واحد”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary, London: W.H. Allen