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Pronunciation: /kəˈmɑːnd/

Translation of command in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 1 (to order) أَمَرَ (stem vowel = u) (I) to command sb to do sth أَمَرَ شَخْصاً أنْ يَفْعَلَ شَيْئاً the king commanded that he be executed أَمَرَ المَلِكُ بِإعْدامِهِ
  • 2 (to have authority over) قادَ (I) (stem vowel = u) [forces] [a regiment]
  • 3 (to inspire, obtain) حازَ (I) (stem vowel = u) (+ على), حَظِيَ (I) (stem vowel = a) (+ ب) [respect] [loyalty] she commands respect in the scientific community تَحْظى باحْتِرامِ المُجْتَمَعِ العِلْميِّ
  • 4 [formal/رسمي], (to possess) حَصَلَ (stem vowel = u) (I) (+ على) [a majority] [support] to command a view of sth أَطَلَّ على شَيْءٍ his work commands outrageous prices تُباعُ أَعْمالُهُ بِأَسْعارٍ فاحِشةٍ


  • 1 (order) أَمْر (plural: أَوامِرُ) to give/obey a command أَعْطى \ أَطاعَ أَمْراً
  • 2 uncountable/غير معدود (military control) قِيادة to be in command تَوَلّى القِيادةَ he was in command of land forces كانَ قائِداً للقوّاتِ البَرّيّةِ the troops under his command القوّات تحت قِيادَتِهِ the enemy has command of the sea/air العَدوُّ يُسَيْطِرُ على البَحْرِ \ الجَوِّ
  • 3 uncountable/غير معدود (mastery) سَيْطَرة he was in total command of the situation كانَ مُسَيْطِراً على الوَضْعِ بِشَكْلٍ تامٍّ a good command of English إجادة اللُغةِ الإنْجْليزيّةِ بِشَكْلٍ جَيِّدٍ she has an excellent command of Russian ‫تُجيدُ اللُغةَ الروسيّةَ بِشَكْلٍ مُمْتازٍ‬ they drew on every resource at their command اسْتَغَلّوا كُلَّ المَصادِرِ تحت سَيْطَرَتِهِمْ
  • 4 (in computing) أَمْر (plural: أَوامِرُ)

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