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ع ل م
General Root Meaning
to mark/sign/distinguish, creations/beings, world, science/learning/knowledge/information, aware/know. By means of which one knows a thing, hence it signifies world or creation, because by it the Creator is known. alim (pl. ulama) - one who is learned/wise or knows.
'Alima (prf. 3rd. m. sing.): He knew.
'Alimta (prf. 1st. sing.). Thou knewest.
'Alimuu (prf. 3rd. m. plu.): They knew.
'Alimatum (prf. 2nd. m. plu.): Ye knew.
'Alimtumuu (prf. 2nd. m. plu.): Ye knew.
'Alimnaa (prf. 1st. plu.): We knew.
'Ya'lamu (imp. 3rd. m. sing.): He knows.
'Ya'lamanna (imp. 3rd. m. sing. imp.): He will surely know.
'Ta'lamuu (imp. 2nd. m. sing.): Thou knowest.
Ta'lam (imp. 2nd. m. sing. juss.): Thou knowest.
'Lam Ya'lam (imp. 2nd. m. sing. juss.): He knows not.
Ta'lamunna (imp. 2nd. m. sing. imp.): You shall with certainty come to know.
Na'lamu (imp. 1st. plu.): We distinguish; know.
Ya'lamuuna (imp. 3rd. m. plu.): They know.
Ya'lamuu (imp. 3rd. m. plu. juss. final Nun dropped).
Ta'lamuu (imp. 2nd. m. plu. juss. final Nun dropped): You know.
I'lam (prt. m. sing.): Thou know.
I'lamuu (prt. m. plu.): You know.
Yu'lama (pip. 3rd. m. sing.): These be known.
'Allama (prf. 3rd. m. sing. vb. II): He taught.
'Allamtum (prf. 2nd. m. plu. vb. II): You taught.
'Allamta (prf. 2nd. m. sing. vb. II): Thou taught.
'Allamtu (prf. 1st. sing. vb. II): I taught.
'Allamnaa (prf. 1st. plu. vb. II): We taught.
Yu'allimu (imp. 3rd. m. sing. vb. II): He teaches.
Yu'allimaani (imp. 3rd. m. dual vb. II): They two teach.
Yu'allimuuna (imp. 3rd. m. plu. vb. II): They teach.
Tu'allimuuna (imp. 2nd. m. plu.): You teach.
Tu'allimani (comb. of Tu'allim+ni): You teach me.
Nu'allimu (imp. 1st. plu.): We teach.
'Ullimta (imp. 1st. plu.): Thou art taught.
'Ullimtum (pp. 2nd. m. plu.): You are taught.
'Ullimna (pp. 1st. plu.): We are taught.
Yata'allamuuna (imp. 3rd. m. plu.): They learn.
'Ilman (n.): Knowledge; Information; Learning.
Aalimun (act. pic. m. sing.): Who knows; Learned.
'Ulamaa (plu.): Learned ones.
'Aalimuuna / 'Aalimiina (acc./act. pic. m. plu.): Learned ones.
'Aliim (act. 2nd. pic.): Who knows.
Al-'Aaliim: The one who knows and knowledge is a permanent feature of his personality. One of the names of Allah.
'Allaam (ints.): Well known.
Ma'luum (pic. pac. sing.): Known.
Ma`lumat (pic. pac. plu.): Known ones
Mu'allamin (pis. pic. vb. II): Taught one.
'Alamiin (n. plu.): Worlds/Beings.