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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Classical Syriac ܐܒ‎.

Proper nounEdit

آب (ʾābm

  1. August (Solar calendar used in Palestine, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, and Iraq)
DeclensionEdit

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Etymology 2Edit

From the root ء و ب(ʾ-w-b).

VerbEdit

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

  1. to return, to come back
  2. to repent
  3. 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)

HazaragiEdit

NounEdit

آب (āb)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

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

KashmiriEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

آب (ābm (Devanagari आब)

  1. water
    آب چھُ تُرُن
    āb chu turun
    The water is cold

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KermanicEdit

NounEdit

آب (āb)

  1. (Gazi) 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

PersianEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian آب
Iranian Persian
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

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SindhiEdit

NounEdit

آب (ābum (Devanagari आबु)

  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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