عقاب

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the primitive root عَقَبَ (ʿaqaba), to follow, to ensue, to pursue.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

عُقَاب (ʿuqābm (plural أَعْقُب (ʾaʿqub) or عِقْبَان (ʿiqbān))

  1. eagle

Noun[edit]

عِقَاب (ʿiqābm

  1. punishment, infliction of punishment
  2. penalty

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic عُقَاب (ʿuqāb).

Pronunciation[edit]

Dari عقاب
Iranian Persian عقاب
Tajik уқоб (uqob)

Noun[edit]

عقاب ('oqâb) (plural عقابان (oqâbân) or عقاب‌ها (oqâb-hâ))

  1. eagle

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic عِقَاب (ʿiqāb).

Pronunciation[edit]

Dari عقاب
Iranian Persian عقاب
Tajik иқоб (iqob)

Noun[edit]

عقاب ('eqâb)

  1. punishment

Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic عُقَاب (ʿuqāb).

Noun[edit]

عقاب ('uqābmHindi spelling उक़ाब

  1. eagle
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic عِقَاب (ʿiqāb).

Noun[edit]

عقاب ('iqābmHindi spelling इक़ाब

  1. punishment
  2. torture