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]

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Noun[edit]

حُبّ ‎(ḥubbm

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

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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ح ب ب ‎(ḥ-b-b)

Noun[edit]

حب ‎(ħub)

  1. love