حب

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ح ب ب (ḥ-b-b)

Verb[edit]

حَبَّ (ḥabba) (perfect, imperfect يَحِبُّ, Verb form I)

  1. to love, to like
Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

حُبٌّ (ḥubbm

  1. love
  2. affection, attachment

Noun[edit]

حِبٌّ (ḥibbm, plural أَحْبَابٌ (ʾaḥbāb)‎

  1. darling, dear, dearest
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Etymology 2[edit]

ح ب ب (ḥ-b-b)

Verb[edit]

حَبَّ (ḥabba) (perfect, Verb form II)

  1. to produce seed, to go to seed
  2. to bear seed, to bear grain
  3. to granulate, to become granulated

Noun[edit]

حب (ḥabbm (collective) ― حَبَّةٌ f (ḥabba) (singulative), plural حُبُوبٌ (ḥubūb)‎

  1. grains, seeds
  2. grain, cereal
  3. grains, kernels
  4. granules
  5. pellets
  6. pills, pastilles
  7. berries
  8. (pathology) acne, pustules, pimples
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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

حب (ħabb) (perfect, imperfect يحب, Verb form I)

  1. to love
    بحبك.
    Baħibbak. (to a man) / Baħibbik. (to a woman)
    I love you

Conjugation[edit]