رب

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

رَبَّ (rabba) I, non-past يَرُبُّ‎ (yarubbu)

  1. to be master, to be lord
  2. to have possession, to gather, to control
  3. to have authority over, to govern
  4. to impact, to comprise, to contain
  5. to collect, to congregate
  6. to grow, to increase, to become greater

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

رَبَّ (rabba) I, non-past يَرُبُّ‎ (yarubbu)

  1. to bring up, to raise (a child)

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

رَبّ (rabbm (plural أَرْبَاب (ʾarbāb))

  1. master, lord, king, sovereign, potentate, gentleman
    الرَبّ (ar-rabb, God, Lord)
    رَبّ العَائِلَة (rabb al-ʿāʾila, paterfamilias)
  2. leader, chief, head
    رَبّ بَحْرِيّ (rabb baḥriyy, seaman (naval rank))
  3. owner, proprietor
  4. (with a following genitive) one possessed of, one endowed with
  5. (with a following genitive) having to do with

Noun[edit]

رُبّ (rubbm (plural رِبَاب (ribāb) or رُبُوب (rubūb))

  1. thickened fruit juice, thickened juice
  2. mash, pulp

Adjective[edit]

رُبَّ (rubba)

  1. (with a following indefinite genitive) many
    رُبَّ رَجُلٍ (rubba rajulin, many a man)
    رُبَّ مَرَّةٍ (rubba marratin, many a time)

Adverb[edit]

رُبَّ (rubba)

  1. likely, perhaps, mayhap, potentially

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic رَبّ (rabb).

Noun[edit]

Dari رب
Iranian Persian رب
Tajik рабб (rabb)

رب (rabb)

  1. master
  2. lord

Proper noun[edit]

Dari رب
Iranian Persian رب
Tajik Рабб (Rabb)

رب (Rabb)

  1. Lord
  2. God

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic رُبّ (rubb).

Noun[edit]

رب (robb)

  1. tomato sauce

Punjabi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian رب (rabb), from Arabic رَبّ (rabb).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

رب (rabbm (Gurmukhi spelling ਰੱਬ)

  1. God

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رَبّ (rabb).

Noun[edit]

رب (rabmHindi spelling रब

  1. God

Synonyms[edit]