أحب

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See also: أجب‎, أخت, and اچت

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ح ب ب(ḥ-b-b).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔa.ħab.ba/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

أَحَبَّ (ʾaḥabba) IV, non-past يُحِبُّ‎‎ (yuḥibbu)

  1. to love, to like
    أُحِبُّكَ‎ ― ʾuḥibbukaI love you (to a male)
    أُحِبُّكِ‎ ― ʾuḥibbukiI love you (to a female)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Elative of حَبِيب(ḥabīb, dear).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

أَحَبّ (ʾaḥabb) (feminine حُبَّى(ḥubbā), masculine plural أَحَبُّونَ(ʾaḥabbūna), feminine plural حُبَّيَات(ḥubbayāt))

  1. elative degree of حَبِيب(ḥabīb):
    1. dearer; dearest
    2. more agreeable; most agreeable
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References[edit]
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884), “أحب”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary, London: W.H. Allen
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “حب”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

أَحِبُّ (ʾaḥibbu) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active indicative of حَبَّ(ḥabba)

Verb[edit]

أَحِبَّ (ʾaḥibba) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active subjunctive of حَبَّ(ḥabba)
  2. first-person singular non-past active jussive of حَبَّ(ḥabba)

Verb[edit]

أَحِبِّ (ʾaḥibbi) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of حَبَّ(ḥabba)

Verb[edit]

أُحَبُّ (ʾuḥabbu) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive indicative of حَبَّ(ḥabba)

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أُحَبَّ (ʾuḥabba) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive subjunctive of حَبَّ(ḥabba)
  2. first-person singular non-past passive jussive of حَبَّ(ḥabba)

Verb[edit]

أُحَبِّ (ʾuḥabbi) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive jussive of حَبَّ(ḥabba)