أدب

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian دب (dab).

Noun[edit]

أَدَب (ʾadabm (plural آدَاب (ʾādāb))

  1. discipline
  2. courtesy
  3. civility
  4. literature, belles-lettres
  5. politeness
  6. decency
  7. culture
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

أَدَّبَ (ʾaddaba) II, non-past يُؤَدِّبُ‎ (yuʾaddibu)

  1. to educate
  2. to correct, discipline, chastise
Conjugation[edit]