حاجب

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See also: حاجت

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the active participle of حَجَبَ(ḥajaba, to conceal, to hide, to screen), from the root ح ج ب(ḥ-j-b).

Adjective[edit]

حَاجِب (ḥājib)

  1. concealing, screening, protecting

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

حَاجِب (ḥājibm (plural حُجَّاب(ḥujjāb) or حَجَبَة(ḥajaba))

  1. doorman, gatekeeper
  2. chamberlain
  3. (Syria, military) orderly

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Armenian: հեճուպ (hečup), հէջուբ (hēǰub), հեճպ (hečp)

Noun[edit]

حَاجِب (ḥājibm (plural حَوَاجِب(ḥawājib))

  1. (anatomy) eyebrow

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

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Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Root
ح ج ب

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حَاجِب(ḥājib).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ħaː.ʒib/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

حاجب (ḥājibm (plural حجبان(ḥajbān) or حجبان(ḥujbān))

  1. (anatomy) eyebrow

South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حَاجِب(ḥājib).

Noun[edit]

حاجب (ḥājebm (plural حواجب(ḥawājeb))

  1. eyebrow