كعب

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

ك ع ب (k-ʿ-b)

VerbEdit

كعب (káʿaba) (perfect, Verb form I)

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

كعّب (káʿʿaba) (perfect, Verb form II)

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

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
Last modified on 23 January 2014, at 12:43