Arabic

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Etymology 1

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Color or defect adjective from the root ش ه ب (š-h-b).

Pronunciation

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Adjective

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أَشْهَب (ʔašhab) (feminine شَهْبَاء (šahbāʔ), common plural شُهْب (šuhb))

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References

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  • Wehr, Hans (1979) “أشهب”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Etymology 2

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Noun

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أَشْهُب (ʔašhubpl

  1. plural of شِهَاب (šihāb)