Ali

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic علي.

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Ali (plural Alis)

  1. A male given name.
  2. The Muslim caliph Ali ibn Abi Talib, considered by Shias to be Muhammad's successor.
  3. A surname found among Muslims.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Ali (plural Alis)

  1. A diminutive of the female given name Alison/Allison or its variants; compare Allie.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic علي.

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Ali ?

  1. A male given name, equivalent to Ali.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic علي as a Muslim name. Also a rare diminutive form of Finnish Aleksanteri.

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Ali

  1. A male given name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Ali (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative Ali Alit
accusative nom.? Ali Alit
gen. Alin
genitive Alin Alien
partitive Alia Aleja
inessive Alissa Aleissa
elative Alista Aleista
illative Aliin Aleihin
adessive Alilla Aleilla
ablative Alilta Aleilta
allative Alilleˣ Aleilleˣ
essive Alina Aleina
translative Aliksi Aleiksi
instructive Alein
abessive Alitta Aleitta
comitative Aleineen

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ali m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Ali

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic علي.

Proper noun[edit]

Ali

  1. A male given name

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic علي.

Proper noun[edit]

Ali

  1. A male given name.