حسب

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ح س ب (ḥ-s-b). Cognate with Hebrew חָשַׁב (khasháv).

Verb[edit]

حَسَبَ (ḥasaba) I, imperfect يَحْسَبُ‎ (yaḥsabu)

  1. to calculate, to compute
  2. to guess, to reckon
  3. to count
  4. to charge, to debit
  5. to credit
  6. to take into account, to take into consideration, to reckon with
  7. to attach importance

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

حَسِبَ (ḥasiba) I, imperfect يَحْسَبُ or يَحْسِبُ‎ (yaḥsabu or yaḥsibu)

  1. to regard, to consider, to deem
  2. to assume, to think, to suppose, to believe

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

حَسُبَ (ḥasuba) I, imperfect يَحْسُبُ‎ (yaḥsubu)

  1. to be highly regarded

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

حَسْبٌ (ḥasbm

  1. reckoning, calculation, computing
  2. thinking, opinion, view
  3. sufficiency

حَسَبٌ (ḥasabm, plural أَحْسَابٌ‎ (ʾaḥsāb)

  1. measure, extent, degree, quantity, amount
  2. value
  3. high regard, esteem
  4. noble descent