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كعب

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

ك ع ب (k-ʿ-b)

VerbEdit

كَعَبَ (kaʿaba) I, imperfect يَكْعُبُ or يَكْعِبُ‎ (yakʿubu or yakʿibu)

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

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

VerbEdit

كَعَّبَ (kaʿʿaba) II, imperfect يُكَعِّبُ‎ (yukaʿʿibu)

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

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

كَعْب (kaʿbm, plurals 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

كُعْب (kuʿbm

  1. breasts, bosom