Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 03:07

عقاب

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the primitive root عقب (ʕáqaba), to follow, to ensue, to pursue.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

عُقَاب (ʕuqābm, plurals أَعْقُب‎ (’áʕqub) or عِقْبَان‎ (ʕiqbān)

  1. eagle

NounEdit

عِقَاب (ʕiqābm

  1. punishment, infliction of punishment
  2. penalty

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic عقاب (ʿuqāb).

PronunciationEdit

Dari عقاب
Iranian Persian عقاب
Tajik уқоб (uqob)

NounEdit

عقاب ('oqâb) (plural عقابان or عقاب‌ها)

  1. eagle

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic عقاب (ʿiqāb).

PronunciationEdit

Dari عقاب
Iranian Persian عقاب
Tajik иқоб (iqob)

NounEdit

عقاب ('eqâb)

  1. punishment

UrduEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic عقاب (ʕuqāb).

NounEdit

عقاب ('uqābmHindi spelling उक़ाब

  1. eagle
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic عقاب (ʕiqāb).

NounEdit

عقاب ('iqābmHindi spelling इक़ाब

  1. punishment
  2. torture