ذبح

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ذ ب ح (ḏ-b-ḥ)

Verb[edit]

ذَبَحَ (ḏábaḥa) (perfect, Verb form I)

  1. to kill by slitting the throat
  2. to slaughter, to butcher
  3. to massacre
  4. to murder, to slay
  5. to sacrifice, to offer up, to immolate

Verb[edit]

ذَبَّحَ (ḏábbaḥa) (perfect, Verb form II)

  1. to kill, to slaughter, to butcher, to massacre, to murder

Noun[edit]

ذَبْح (ḏabħm

  1. slaughter, slaughtering

ذِبْح (ḏibħm

  1. sacrificial victim, blood sacrifice

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic ذبح.

Noun[edit]

ذبح (zebh)

  1. slaughter, slaughtering

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