zina

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See also: Zina, zinâ, ziņa, and ziņā

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic زِنَى(zinā).

Noun[edit]

zina (uncountable)

  1. (Islam) adultery, fornication

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

zina m (plural zinas)

  1. (Islam) zina

Hausa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic زِنَى(zinā).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zì.náː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [zɪ̀.náː]

Noun[edit]

zìnā f (plural zìnā̀ce-zìnā̀ce, possessed form zìnar̃)

  1. adultery, fornication, zina

Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay zina, zinah, from Classical Malay zinah, zinah, from Arabic زِنَاء(zināʾ).

Noun[edit]

zina (first-person possessive zinaku, second-person possessive zinamu, third-person possessive zinanya)

  1. (Islam) fornication
  2. adultery
    1. (law) Sexual intercourse by a married person with someone other than their spouse.
    2. (biblical) Faithlessness in religion.

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Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

zina

  1. 3rd person singular present indicative form of zināt
  2. 3rd person plural present indicative form of zināt
  3. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of zināt
  4. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of zināt

Verb[edit]

zina

  1. 3rd person singular past indicative form of zīt
  2. 3rd person plural past indicative form of zīt

Mwani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *ìjínà.

Noun[edit]

zina 5 (plural mazina)

  1. name

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zina f

  1. adultery

Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

zina

  1. inflection of -wa na:
    1. n class subject inflected plural present affirmative
    2. u class subject inflected plural present affirmative

Tumbuka[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *ìjínà.

Noun[edit]

zina 5 (plural mazina 6)

  1. name