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).

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حَبَّ (ḥabba) I, non-past يَحِبُّ‎‎ (yaḥibbu), first-person singular past حَبَبْتُ(ḥababtu)

  1. to love, to like
  2. to give focus, to give attention
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حَبَّ (ḥabba) I, non-past يَحُبُّ‎‎ (yaḥubbu), first-person singular past حَبُبْتُ(ḥabubtu)

  1. to be loved
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حَبَّ (ḥabba) I, non-past يَحَبُّ‎‎ (yaḥabbu), first-person singular past حَبِبْتُ(ḥabibtu)

  1. to love
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حُبَّ (ḥubba) I, non-past يُحَبُّ‎‎ (yuḥabbu), first-person singular past حُبِبْتُ(ḥubibtu)

  1. to be loved
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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
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Etymology 3[edit]

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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).

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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)
  • Kurdish:
    Northern Kurdish: heb
    Central Kurdish: حەب(ḧeb)
  • → 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)

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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

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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