عزب

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic. Compare Akkadian 𒋺 ‎(B106ellst.png, ezēbu, TAG4, to leave), Hebrew עזב.

Verb[edit]

عَزَبَ ‎(ʿazaba) I, non-past يَعْزِبُ or يَعْزُبُ‎ (yaʿzibu or yaʿzubu)

  1. to be far, distant
  2. to escape, to slip out
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Verb[edit]

عَزَبَ ‎(ʿazaba) I, non-past يَعْزُبُ‎ (yaʿzubu)

  1. to be single, to be unmarried
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

عَزَب ‎(ʿazab) ‎(masculine plural عُزَّاب ‎(ʿuzzāb) or أَعْزَاب ‎(ʾaʿzāb))

  1. celibate, single, unmarried
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Noun[edit]

عَزَب ‎(ʿazabm ‎(plural عُزَّاب ‎(ʿuzzāb) or أَعْزَاب ‎(ʾaʿzāb))

  1. bachelor
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

عِزَب ‎(ʿizabpl

  1. (Egypt) plural of عِزْبَة ‎(ʿizba, country estate)