شب

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See also: شپ‎, سپ, and ست

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ش ب ب (š-b-b).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

شَبَّ (šabba) I

  1. to become a young man, to grow up

Conjugation[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Persian[edit]

Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
شب
Wikipedia fa

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian LYLYA / šp (šab), from Old Persian 𐎧𐏁𐎱 (xšap-), from Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷsep- (night). Cognate with Sanskrit क्षप् (kṣáp) and Avestan 𐬑𐬴𐬀𐬞𐬀𐬥 (xšapan).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃæb/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian شب
Iranian Persian شب
Tajiki Persian шаб (šab)

شب (šab) (plural شب‌ها (šab-hâ) or شبان (šabân))

  1. night
  2. evening

Derived terms[edit]


Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian شب.

Noun[edit]

شب (šabf

  1. night
  2. evening
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic.

Noun[edit]

شب (šabbm

  1. alum