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