Last modified on 4 May 2015, at 16:40

شبح

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ش ب ح (š-b-ḥ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃa.baħ/, /ʃabħ/

NounEdit

شَبَح or شَبْح (šabaḥ or šabḥm (plural شُبُوح (šubūḥ) or أَشْبَاح (ʾašbāḥ))

  1. specter, ghost, apparition, phantom, spirit
  2. blurred, indistinct shape
  3. nightmare
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Etymology 2Edit

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VerbEdit

شَبَحَ (šabaḥa) I, non-past يَشْبَحُ‎ (yašbaḥu)

  1. (transitive) to extend, to stretch out
  2. to cut, to hew, to pare
  3. to cleave, to split
  4. to stand erect
  5. to appear
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Etymology 3Edit

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شُبِحَ (šubiḥa) I, non-past يُشْبَحُ‎ (yušbaḥu)

  1. to be attached to, addicted to, fond of (an affair)
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Etymology 4Edit

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شَبُحَ (šabuḥa) I, non-past يَشْبُحُ‎ (yašbuḥu)

  1. to be broad or long in the forearms
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Etymology 5Edit

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NounEdit

شَبْح (šabḥm

  1. verbal noun of شَبَحَ (šabaḥa) (form I)
  2. extension, width

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Libyan ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

شبح

  1. to see
  2. to watch