See also: اب

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Akkadian 𒉈 (Abu).

NounEdit

آبُ (ʾābm

  1. August (Christian calendar followed in Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, and Iraq)

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Etymology 2Edit

From the primitive root ء و ب (ʾ-w-b)

VerbEdit

آبَ (ʾāba) (perfect, Verb form I)

  1. to return, to come back

PersianEdit

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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian ʾp̄ (āb), from Old Persian 𐎠𐎱𐎡𐎹𐎠 (ap-), from Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hap-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ep-. Compare Kurdish av, aw, Baluchi آپ (áp), Bakhtiari او (aw), Pashto اوبه, Avestan 𐬀𐬞 (ap), Sanskrit अप् (áp).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari آب
Iranian Persian آب
Tajik об (ob)

آب (âb) (plural آب‌ها)

  1. water
  2. liquid
  3. juice
  4. river
  5. honour, reputation, standing

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DescendantsEdit

  • Turkish: ab

SindhiEdit

NounEdit

آب (âb-u)

  1. water
  2. juice

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UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian آب (âb).

NounEdit

آب (ābmHindi spelling आब

  1. water
  2. liquid
  3. sparkle

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Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 02:47