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ˈdʒi niGe·nie

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. genie, jinni, jinnee, djinni, djinny, djinnnoun

    (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


  1. genienoun

    (Islamic mythology) Same as jinnee.

    Etymology: [F.]

  2. genienoun

    (Fairy tales) A fabulous spirit having special powers, often appearing in human form, which, when summoned by a person, is required to perform the commands of the summoner. It is based on the mythological jinnee; the prototype is the genie residing in an oil lamp, summoned by Aladdin.

    Etymology: [F.]


  1. genienoun

    An invisible spirit mentioned in the Qur'an and believed by Muslims to inhabit the earth and influence mankind by appearing in the form of humans or animals.

    Etymology: From génie

  2. genienoun

    A fictional magical being that is typically bound to obey the commands of a mortal possessing its container.

    Etymology: From génie

Webster Dictionary

  1. Genienoun

    see Genius

    Etymology: [F.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Genie

    jē′ni, n. a jinnee. [Fr. génie—L. genius.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Genie in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Genie in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Genie in a Sentence

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    La plupart des inventeurs, encore aujourd'hui, souhaitent secrètement qu'ils avaient inventé les jeans, en raison de la beauté et de la grâce couplé avec la simplicité et le confort que les jeans bleus ont créé dans notre monde. le vôtre est vraiment pas exception non plus! I aime porter des jeans comme des vêtements décontractés, surtout pendant les week-ends. Je pense aussi que chaque fois qu'une célébrité ou une beauté ou un génie porte des jeans, il fait toujours l'énoncé de la mode les plus percutants, fort et clair!

  2. Anthony Bourdain:

    Something was missing in me, whether it was a self-image situation, whether it was a character flaw... some dark genie inside me -- that I very much hesitate to call a disease -- that led me to dope.

  3. Manjusha Kulkarni:

    When you encourage hate, it’s not like a genie in a bottle where you can pull it out and push it back in whenever you want, there’s too much perpetuating these belief systems to make them go away.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Tout homme peut devenir un père, biologiquement parlant. néanmoins, il faut beaucoup d'amour, le grand dévouement et ses efforts inlassables pour gagner le respect comme un vrai père, en particulier à partir de votre propre enfant. Hedy Lamarr, célèbre actrice de Hollywood et le génie inventeur de la communication sans fil, a dit une fois: "Je ne suis pas honte de dire qu'aucun homme i jamais rencontré était l'égal de mon père, et je jamais aimé un autre homme autant." Êt que ce que je appelle gagner le respect absloute de votre enfant, et de devenir un vrai père. être un bon père, et profiter de la fête des pères!

  5. Bruce Springsteen:

    When you let that genie out of the bottle – bigotry, racism, intolerance – they don’t go back into the bottle that easily, if they go back in at all.

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