قطب

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ق ط ب (q-ṭ-b)

Verb[edit]

قَطَبَ (qáṭaba) I

  1. to gather, to collect
  2. to knit the eyebrows, to scowl

Verb[edit]

قَطَّبَ (qaṭṭaba) II, imperfect يُقَطِّبُ‎ (yuqaṭṭibu)

  1. to scowl, to glower
  2. to knit the brow, to frown
  3. (Egyptian) to sew together

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

قُطْب (quṭbm, plural أقْطَاب‎ (ʾaqṭāb)

  1. axis, axle
  2. pivot, hub
  3. pole (electrical, astronomy, geography)
  4. (usually in the plural) leader, authority, leading personality, celebrity

Related terms[edit]