حب

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See also: خت, چت, چپ, and جب

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ح ب ب(ḥ-b-b).

Verb[edit]

حَبَّ ‎(ḥabba) I, non-past يَحِبُّ‎ (yaḥibbu)

  1. to love, to like
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

حُبّ ‎(ḥubbm

  1. verbal noun of حَبَّ(ḥabba) (form I)
  2. love
  3. affection, attachment
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

حِبّ ‎(ḥibbm ‎(plural أَحْبَاب(ʾaḥbāb))

  1. darling, dear, dearest
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Etymology 4[edit]

From the root ح ب ب(ḥ-b-b).

Noun[edit]

حَبّ ‎(ḥabbm ‎(collective, singulative حَبَّة(ḥabba), plural حُبُوب(ḥubūb))

  1. grains, seeds
  2. grain, cereal
  3. grains, kernels
  4. granules
  5. pellets
  6. pills, pastilles
  7. berries
  8. (pathology) acne, pustules, pimples
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Descendants[edit]
  • → Classical Syriac: ܚܒܐ(ḥabbā)
  • → Georgian: აბი(abi)
  • → Middle Armenian: հապ(hap)
    • Armenian: հաբ(hab) (in some dialects via Turkish)
  • → Persian: حب(hab)
    • Tajik: ҳаб(hab)
    • → Azeri: həb
    • → Ottoman Turkish: [script needed](hap)

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

حب ‎(ħabb) ‎(perfect, imperfect يحب(yiħibb), Verb form I)

  1. to love
    بحبك.
    Baħibbak. (to a man) / Baħibbik. (to a woman)
    I love you

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Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حُبّ(ḥubb).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ħubː/, [ħo̞bː], [ħʊbː]

Noun[edit]

حُب ‎(ħubbm (plural أَحْبَاب ‎(ʼaħbāb))

  1. love