محبوب

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the passive participle of حَبَّ(ḥabba, to love), from the root ح ب ب(ḥ-b-b).

Adjective[edit]

مَحْبُوب (maḥbūb) (feminine مَحْبُوبَة(maḥbūba), masculine plural مَحْبُوبُونَ(maḥbūbūna), feminine plural مَحْبُوبَات(maḥbūbāt))

  1. beloved, dear
  2. lovable
  3. popular, favorite

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Persian: مَحبوب(mahbub)
    • Hindustani: mahbūb
      Hindi: महबूब
      Urdu: محبوب

Noun[edit]

مَحْبُوب (maḥbūbm (plural مَحَابِيب(maḥābīb))

  1. gold piece of the Ottoman era

Declension[edit]


Gujarati[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic مَحْبُوب(maḥbūb).

Noun[edit]

محبوب (mahbūbf (Standard Gujarati મહ્બૂબ)

  1. (Lisan ud-Dawat) beloved, dear
  2. (Lisan ud-Dawat)lovable
  3. (Lisan ud-Dawat)popular, favorite

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَحْبُوب(maḥbūb).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kabuli): IPA(key): /mɒːbuːb/

Adjective[edit]

Dari محبوب
Iranian Persian
Tajik маҳбуб (mahbub)

مَحبوب (mahbub) (comparative مَحبوب‌تَر(mahbub-tar), superlative مَحبوب‌تَرین(mahbub-tarin))

  1. beloved, dear
  2. lovable
  3. popular, favorite

Inflection[edit]

    Enclitic-attached forms of محبوب (mahbub)
    Basic forms of محبوب (mahbub)
bare محبوب
(mahbub)
ezâfe محبوب
(mahbub-e)
marked indefinite
or relative definite
محبوبی
(mahbub-i)
    Predicative forms of محبوب (mahbub)
singular plural
1st person
(“I am, we are”)
محبوبم
(mahbubam)
محبوبیم
(mahbubim)
2nd person
(“you are”)
محبوبی
(mahbubi)
محبوبید
(mahbubid)
محبوبین
(mahbubin)
3rd person
(“he/she/it is, they are”)
محبوب است
(mahbub ast)
محبوبه
(mahbube)
محبوبند
(mahbuband)
محبوبن
(mahbuban)
Colloquial.

Descendants[edit]


South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Root
ح ب ب

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَحْبُوب(maḥbūb). Equivalent to the passive participle of حبّ(ḥabb, to love; to like).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maħ.buːb/, [maħ.buːb]
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

محبوب (maḥbūb) (feminine محبوبة(maḥbūbe), common plural محبوبين(maḥbūbīn))

  1. loved, beloved, liked