al-


variant of ad- before l: allure.

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Definition for al- (2 of 2)

Al-

a word in Arabic names meaning “family” or “the house of”: Al-Saud, or the members of the house of Saud.

Origin of Al-

From the Arabic word āl family
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Medical definitions for al-

al-

pref.

Variant ofad-
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