آب

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Akkadian 𒉈 (Abu).

Noun[edit]

آبُ (ʾābum

  1. August (Christian calendar followed in Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, and Iraq)

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Etymology 2[edit]

From the primitive root ء و ب (ʾ-w-b)

Verb[edit]

آبَ (ʾāba) I, non-past يَأُوبُ or يَؤُوبُ‎ (yaʾūbu)

  1. to return, to come back
  2. to incur, catch, be left with (construed with ب)
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Persian[edit]

Persian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ʾp̄ (āb), from Old Persian 𐎠𐎱𐎡𐎹𐎠 (ap-), from Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hap-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ep-. Compare Kurdish av, aw, Baluchi آپ (áp), Bakhtiari او (aw), Pashto اوبه, Avestan 𐬀𐬞 (ap), Sanskrit अप् (áp).

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Noun[edit]

Dari آب
Iranian Persian آب
Tajik об (ob)

آب (âb) (plural آب‌ها (âb-hâ))

  1. water
  2. liquid
  3. juice
  4. river
  5. honour, reputation, standing

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Descendants[edit]

  • Turkish: ab

Sindhi[edit]

Noun[edit]

آب (âb-u)

  1. water
  2. juice

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian آب (âb).

Noun[edit]

آب (ābmHindi spelling आब

  1. water
  2. liquid
  3. sparkle

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