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عقاب

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the primitive root عَقَبَ (ʿaqaba), to follow, to ensue, to pursue.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

عُقَاب (ʿuqābm (plural أَعْقُب (ʾaʿqub) or عِقْبَان (ʿiqbān))

  1. eagle

NounEdit

عِقَاب (ʿiqābm

  1. punishment, infliction of punishment
  2. penalty

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic عُقَاب (ʿuqāb).

PronunciationEdit

Dari عقاب
Iranian Persian عقاب
Tajik уқоб (uqob)

NounEdit

عقاب ('oqâb) (plural عقابان (oqâbân) or عقاب‌ها (oqâb-hâ))

  1. eagle

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic عِقَاب (ʿiqāb).

PronunciationEdit

Dari عقاب
Iranian Persian عقاب
Tajik иқоб (iqob)

NounEdit

عقاب ('eqâb)

  1. punishment

UrduEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic عُقَاب (ʿuqāb).

NounEdit

عقاب ('uqābmHindi spelling उक़ाब

  1. eagle
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic عِقَاب (ʿiqāb).

NounEdit

عقاب ('iqābmHindi spelling इक़ाब

  1. punishment
  2. torture