qatel

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
q-t-l

From Arabic قَتَلَ(qatala, to kill).

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Verb[edit]

qatel (imperfect joqtol, past participle maqtul)

  1. to kill; to murder; to slaughter (cause the death of a person or animal, in whatever way or circumstance)
    • (Exodus 20:13, King James Version)
      La toqtolx.
      Thou shalt not kill.

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