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حسب

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ح س ب (ḥ-s-b). Cognate with Hebrew חָשַׁב (khasháv).

VerbEdit

حَسَبَ (ḥasaba) I, non-past يَحْسُبُ‎ (yaḥsubu)

  1. to calculate, to compute
  2. to guess, to reckon
  3. to count
  4. to charge, to debit
  5. to credit
  6. to take (into account), to take (into consideration), to reckon with
  7. to attach (importance)
ConjugationEdit
ReferencesEdit

حسب” in Hans Wehr and J. Milton Cowan (1976), A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic (third edition), Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-001-8

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

حَسِبَ (ḥasiba) I, non-past يَحْسَبُ or يَحْسِبُ‎ (yaḥsabu or yaḥsibu)

  1. to regard, to consider, to deem
  2. to assume, to think, to suppose, to believe
ConjugationEdit
ReferencesEdit

حسب” in Hans Wehr and J. Milton Cowan (1976), A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic (third edition), Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-001-8

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

حَسُبَ (ḥasuba) I, non-past يَحْسُبُ‎ (yaḥsubu)

  1. to be highly regarded
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

حَسْب (ḥasbm

  1. verbal noun of حَسَبَ (ḥasaba) (form I)
  2. reckoning, calculation, computing
  3. thinking, opinion, view
  4. sufficiency
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 5Edit

NounEdit

حَسَب (ḥasabm (plural أَحْسَاب (ʾaḥsāb))

  1. verbal noun of حَسُبَ (ḥasuba) (form I)
  2. measure, extent, degree, quantity, amount
    بِحَسَبِbi-ḥasabiaccording to
    عَلَى حَسَبِʿalā ḥasabiaccording to
  3. value
  4. high regard, esteem
  5. noble descent
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 6Edit

PrepositionEdit

حَسَبَ (ḥasaba)

  1. according to
InflectionEdit