alif

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English[edit]

Alif

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَلِف (ʾalif).

Noun[edit]

alif (plural alifs)

  1. The first letter of the Arabic alphabet: ا (ʾalif).

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French[edit]

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From Arabic

Noun[edit]

alif m (plural alif)

  1. alif (Arabic letter)

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Hausa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic أَلْف (ʾalf).

Numeral[edit]

alìf f

  1. thousand (principally used in dates)
    Synonyms: dubu

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَلِف (ʾalif).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.lif/, [äl̺if]
  • Hyphenation: a‧lif

Noun[edit]

alif f (invariable)

  1. The name of the Arabic-script letter ا