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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ت ب ع (t-b-ʿ).

VerbEdit

تَابَعَ (tābaʿa) III, non-past يُتَابِعُ‎ (yutābiʿu)

  1. to continue, carry on
  2. to pursue, follow
  3. to observe, examine
  4. to search for, seek
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Derived from the active participle of تَبِعَ (tabiʿa, to follow), from the root ت ب ع (t-b-ʿ).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

تَابِع (tābiʿ) (feminine تَابِعَة (tābiʿa), masculine plural تَابِعُون (tābiʿūn) or تُبَّاع (tubbāʿ) or تَبَعَة (tabaʿa) or تُبَّع (tubbaʿ), feminine plural تَابِعَات (tābiʿāt))

  1. following, succeeding, subsequent
  2. subsidiary, dependent
  3. minor, secondary
  4. subordinate, under
DeclensionEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “تابع”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

NounEdit

تَابِع (tābiʿm (plural تَابِعُون (tābiʿūn) or تُبَّاع (tubbāʿ) or تَبَعَة (tabaʿa) or تُبَّع (tubbaʿ) or تَبَع (tabaʿ), feminine تَابِعَة (tābiʿa))

  1. follower, adherent, partisan
  2. subject, citizen, national
  3. servant
  4. factotum
DeclensionEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “تابع”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

NounEdit

تَابِع (tābiʿm (plural تَوَابِع (tawābiʿ))

  1. (grammar) appositive
  2. (mathematics) function
  3. appendix, addendum, supplement
DeclensionEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “تابع”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic تَابِع (tābiʿ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

تابع (tâbe')

  1. (mathematics) function