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كحل

كحل

See also: کچل and ك ح ل

Arabic

Verb

كَحَلَ (kaḥala) I, non-past يَكْحُلُ or يَكْحَلُ‎ (yakḥulu or yakḥalu)

  1. to rub with kohl (stibnite), to paint with kohl
Conjugation

Verb

كَحَّلَ (kaḥḥala) II, non-past يُكَحِّلُ‎ (yukaḥḥilu)

  1. to rub with kohl (stibnite), to paint with kohl
Conjugation

Noun

كُحْل (kuḥl) m (plural أَكْحَال (ʾakḥāl))

  1. antimony
  2. kohl, stibnite (pulverized antimony)
Declension

Noun

كَحَل (kaḥal) m

  1. black coloring of the edges of the eyelids
Declension

Adjective

كَحِل (kaḥil)

  1. darkened with kohl, dyed black (of the eyelids)
Declension

Related terms

  • كُحَيْلِيّ (kuḥayliyy, thoroughbred horse)
  • مكحل
  • مكحلَة

Etymology 2

Noun

كَحْل (kaḥl) m

  1. verbal noun of كَحُلَ (kaḥula) (form I)
  2. verbal noun of كَحَلَ (kaḥala) (form I)
Declension