djinn
I. see djinni II. noun see jinni

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  • djinn — [ dʒin ] n. m. • 1760; dgen 1671; mot ar. ♦ Esprit de l air, bon génie ou démon, dans les croyances arabes. « Les Djinns », poème de V. Hugo. ⊗ HOM. Gin, jean. ● djinn nom masculin (arabe djinn) Dans les croyances musulmanes, génie ou démon,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • djinn — s.m. Spirit binefăcător sau răufăcător în miturile religiei musulmane. [< fr. djinn < cuv. arab]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 25.02.2005. Sursa: DN  DJÍNN s. m. spirit binefăcător sau răufăcător în miturile religiei musulmane. (< fr. djinn) …   Dicționar Român

  • Djinn — steht für: Dschinn, arabisch für Geist oder Dämon davon abgeleitet der Names des Hubschraubers Sud Ouest SO 1221 Djinn Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Be …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • djinn — DJINN: Nom d une danse orientale …   Dictionnaire des idées reçues

  • djinn — [dʒın] n [Date: 1800 1900; : Arabic; Origin: jinniy] a magical person in Islamic stories who has special powers = ↑genie …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Djinn — [dʒin] vgl. ↑Dschinn …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • djinn — (genii, ginn, jann, jinn, shayatin, shaytan)    In Arabic lore, a type of interfering spirit, often demonlike, but not equivalent to a DEMON. As are the Greek DAIMONes, djinn are self propagating and can be either good or evil. They possess… …   Encyclopedia of Demons and Demonology

  • Djinn — Jinn Pour les articles homonymes, voir Djinn (homonymie). Génie ailé donnant une bénédiction …   Wikipédia en Français

  • djinn — (also written as jinn or jin; plural: djinns, jinns, jins, djnoun, jnoun, jenoun, or jnûn)    The term djinn is Arabic for spirit or ghost. It translates as that which is veiled and cannot be seen . The term genius , traditionally used in the… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • djinn — var. of JINNEE. * * * noun (Islam) an invisible spirit mentioned in the Koran and believed by Muslims to inhabit the earth and influence mankind by appearing in the form of humans or animals • Syn: ↑genie, ↑jinni, ↑jinnee, ↑djinni, ↑djinny •… …   Useful english dictionary

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