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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Akkadian 𒉈 (Abu).

Proper nounEdit

آب (ʾābm

  1. August (Christian calendar followed in Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, and Iraq)
DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ء و ب (ʾ-w-b).

VerbEdit

آبَ (ʾāba) I, non-past يَأُوبُ or يَؤُوبُ‎ (yaʾūbu)

  1. to return, to come back
  2. to incur, catch, be left with (construed with بِـ (bi-))
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

آبَ (ʾāba) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of أَبَى (ʾabā)

GaziEdit

NounEdit

آب (āb)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Rastorgujeva, V. S.; Edelʹman, D. I. (2000) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ iranskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Iranian Languages] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Vostochnaya Literatura

HazaragiEdit

NounEdit

آب (āb)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • G. K. Dulling, The Hazaragi dialect of Afghan Persian (1973)

KashmiriEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ab (transliteration needed)

  1. water

PersianEdit

 
Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
آب
Wikipedia fa

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian ʾp̄ (āb), from Old Persian 𐎠𐎱𐎡𐎹𐎠 (ap-), from Proto-Iranian [Term?] (compare Kurdish av, aw, Baluchi آپ (áp), Bakhtiari او (aw), Pashto اوبه (obë), Avestan 𐬀𐬞 (ap)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hap- (compare Sanskrit अप् (áp)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ep- (water, body of water).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari آب
Iranian Persian آب
Tajik об (ob)

آب (âb) (plural آب‌ها (âb-hâ))

  1. water
  2. liquid
  3. juice
  4. river
  5. honour, reputation, standing

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DescendantsEdit

  • Turkish: ab

SindhiEdit

NounEdit

آب (âb-u)

  1. water
  2. juice

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UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian آب (âb).

NounEdit

آب (ābm (Hindi spelling आब)

  1. water
  2. liquid
  3. sparkle

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