تاب

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See also: تأب‎, تأت‎, پاپ‎, باب‎, بات, and باپ

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ت و ب(t-w-b)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

تَابَ (tāba) I, non-past يَتُوبُ‎‎ (yatūbu)

  1. to repent, to be penitent, to do penance
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 7:143:
      فَلَمَّآ أَفَاقَ قَالَ سُبۡحَـٰنَكَ تُبۡتُ إِلَيۡكَ وَأَنَا۠ أَوَّلُ ٱلۡمُؤۡمِنِينَ
      falammā ʾafāqa qāla subḥānaka tubtu ʾilayka waʾana ʾawwalu l-muʾminīna
      And when he (Moses) awoke, he said: "Exalted are You! I have repented to You, and I am the first of believers!"
  2. to renounce, to forswear (with عَنْ(ʿan))

Conjugation[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *tāpás, from Proto-Indo-European *tep-. Related to Old Armenian տապ (tap, heat), an Iranian borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [t̪ʰɒːb]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian تاب
Iranian Persian تاب
Tajiki Persian тоб (tob)

تاب (tâb)

  1. heat, warmth
  2. glow, radiance
  3. burning, inflaming, illuminating

Etymology 2[edit]

Dari Persian تاب
Iranian Persian تاب
Tajiki Persian тоб (tob)

تاب (tâb)

  1. endurance, power

Etymology 3[edit]

تاب (tâb)

  1. swing (hanging seat)

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