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كعب

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

ك ع ب (k-ʿ-b)

VerbEdit

كَعَبَ (kaʿaba) I, non-past يَكْعُبُ or يَكْعِبُ‎ (yakʿubu or yakʿibu)

  1. to be full and round, to be swelling (of the breasts)

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

VerbEdit

كَعَّبَ (kaʿʿaba) II, non-past يُكَعِّبُ‎ (yukaʿʿibu)

  1. to make cubic, to cube
  2. to dice

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

كَعْب (kaʿbm (plural كِعَاب (kiʿāb) or كُعُوب (kuʿūb))

  1. knot, knob, node
  2. joint, articulation
  3. (anatomy) ankle, anklebone
  4. (anatomy) heel (of shoe or foot)
  5. stub, counterfoil, coupon
  6. ferrule
  7. die, cube
  8. fame, glory, honor, rank

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

كُعْب (kuʿbm

  1. breasts, bosom

DeclensionEdit