alim

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See also: Alım, alım, and âlim

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic عَالِم (ʿālim), active participle of عَلِمَ (ʿalima, to know).

Noun[edit]

alim (plural ulama or alims)

  1. An educated scholar of Islamic law; a member of the ulema class
    • 2007, February 25, “Carla Power”, in A Secret History[1]:
      Akram is a working alim, lecturing in mosques and universities and dispensing fatwas on issues like inheritance and divorce.

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Indonesian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alim

  1. pious
  2. religious

Noun[edit]

alim

  1. alim

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

alim m (plural alins)

  1. (Islam) alim (scholar of Islamic law)

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Sundanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

alim

  1. Romanization of ᮃᮜᮤᮙ᮪

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

alim (plural alims)

  1. everyone