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ge·nie

 (jē′nē)
n.
1. A supernatural creature who does one's bidding when summoned.
2. A jinni.

[French génie, guardian spirit, tutelary deity, later also jinni (sense influenced by Arabic jinnī, jinni), from Latin genius, guardian spirit; see genius.]
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genie

(ˈdʒiːnɪ)
n
1. (Non-European Myth & Legend) (in fairy tales and stories) a servant who appears by magic and fulfils a person's wishes
2. (Islam) another word for jinni
[C18: from French génie, from Arabic jinni demon, influenced by Latin genius attendant spirit; see genius]

Genie

(ˈdʒiːnɪ)
n
(Film) Canadian an award given by the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television in recognition of Canadian cinematic achievements
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ge•nie

(ˈdʒi ni)

n.
1. jinn.
2. a spirit, often appearing in human form, that when summoned by a person carries out the wishes of the summoner.
[1645–55; < French génie < Latin genius; see genius]
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genie

A spirit that does the bidding of the person who summons or releases it.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.genie - (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 animalsgenie - (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
Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Islam, Islamism - the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
shaitan, shaytan - (Islam) a rebellious jinni who leads men astray
eblis - (Islam) the principal evil jinni in Islamic mythology
disembodied spirit, spirit - any incorporeal supernatural being that can become visible (or audible) to human beings
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Translations

genie

[ˈdʒiːnɪ] N (genii (pl)) → genio m
the genie is out of the bottlelo hecho, hecho está, es imposible dar marcha atrás
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genie

[ˈdʒiːni] ngénie m, djinn m
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genie

ndienstbarer Geist; the genie is out of the bottle (fig)der Geist ist aus der Flasche; to let the genie out of the bottle (fig)den Geist aus der Flasche lassen; to put the genie back in the bottle (fig)den Geist wieder in die Flasche bannen
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genie

[ˈdʒiːnɪ] ngenio
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Speaking during Liverpool's photo-call earlier this week, the 28-year-old Dutchman said: "He (Mane) just sent me a text 'Gini' with question marks.
It was devised in 1912 by mathematician and sociologist Corrado Gini to measure inequality in incomes.
Thus, a country in which every resident has the same income would have an income Gini coefficient of 0.
You can attend Gini Trask's presentation at the Chicago Small Business Expo on June 20th at the University of Illinois Chicago.
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Gwerthwyd dwy ast arall gan ffermwr ifanc, Dewi Jenkins o Dalybont, Aberystwyth, am 8,000 gini a 7,200 gini.
just what the doctor ordered Gini Wijnaldum is hugged by pal Virgil van Dijk after scoring a stunning goal just 24 hours after being in bed ill
The period of analysis of the inequalities is 2008 and 2011, and the interpretation of the values obtained is the following: the value of the Gini coefficient which is smaller than 0,3 implies the existence of a low regional concentration; values between 0,3-0,5 imply an average concentration and over 0,5 an increased concentration.