Definitions for uncleanʌnˈklin
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unclean
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
not clean; dirty.
morally impure; vile.
having a physical or moral blemish so as to make impure according to Biblical laws.
Origin of unclean:
dirty, soiled, unclean(adj)
soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime
"dirty unswept sidewalks"; "a child in dirty overalls"; "dirty slums"; "piles of dirty dishes"; "put his dirty feet on the clean sheet"; "wore an unclean shirt"; "mining is a dirty job"; "Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves"
having a physical or moral blemish so as to make impure according to dietary or ceremonial laws
"unclean meat"; "and the swine...is unclean to you"-Leviticus 11:3
dirty, soiled or foul
not moral or chaste
ritually or ceremonially impure or unfit
not clean; foul; dirty; filthy
ceremonially impure; needing ritual cleansing
Translations for unclean
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(eg of food) not pure
The Jews are not allowed to eat pork, as pigs are considered unclean.
- غَيْر طاهِر، نَجِسArabic
- sujoPortuguese (BR)
- ακάθαρτος, μιασμένος (μτφ.)Greek
- ebapuhas, roojaneEstonian
- نا پاکFarsi
- मैला, गंदा, अपावनHindi
- netīrīgs; netīrsLatvian
- tdk bersihMalay
- نا پاکPersian
- ناپاك، چټل، ناولى، خيرن، ناسوچه، لړلى، ككړ، كچنۍ، كاسيرهPashto
- pis, kirliTurkish
- (食物等)不清潔的，污穢的Chinese (Trad.)
- không sạchVietnamese
- 不纯洁的，肮脏的Chinese (Simp.)
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