كوكب

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *kabkab-.

Noun[edit]

كَوْكَب (kawkabm (plural كَوَاكِب(kawākib))

  1. (dated) star
    Synonym: نَجْم(najm)
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 12:4:
      إِذْ قَالَ يُوسُفُ لِأَبِيهِ يَا أَبَتِ إِنِّي رَأَيْتُ أَحَدَ عَشَرَ كَوْكَبًا وَٱلشَّمْسَ وَٱلْقَمَرَ رَأَيْتُهُمْ لِي سَاجِدِينَ
      ʾiḏ qāla yūsufu liʾabīhi yā ʾabati ʾinnī raʾaytu ʾaḥada ʿašara kawkaban waš-šamsa wal-qamara raʾaytuhum lī sājidīna
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  2. planet
    Synonyms: كَوْكَب سَيَّار(kawkab sayyār) (dated), سَيَّارة(sayyāra) (dated)
  3. leucoma

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  • Maltese: kewkba