شهاب

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Arabic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

شِهَاب (šihābm (plural شُهُب(šuhub) or شُهْبَان(šuhbān) or شِهْبَان(šihbān) or أَشْهُب(ʾašhub))

  1. meteor

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Persian: شهاب(šahâb)
  • Medieval Latin: asub, assub

Proper noun[edit]

شِهَاب (šihāb)

  1. A surname​.

Further reading[edit]

  • West, Andrew F. (1891), “Lexicographical Gleanings from the Philobiblon of Richard de Bury”, in Transactions of the American Philological Association, volume 22, page 100

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شِهَاب(šihāb).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شهاب (šahâb) (plural شهاب‌ها(šahâb-hâ))

  1. meteor
  2. shooting star

Related terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

شهاب (šahâb)

  1. A male given name, Shahab, from Arabic.