See also: جنت‎, خنب‎, حنت‎, خنت, and جمب

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ج ن ب(j-n-b). Compare Hebrew גָּנַב(to steal)

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جَنَبَ (janaba) I, non-past يَجْنُبُ‎‎ (yajnubu)

  1. to turn aside, decline
  2. to refuse, turn off
  3. to remove
  4. to shun, flee from
  5. to hit sideways
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جَنَبَ (janaba) I, non-past يَجْنُبُ‎‎ (yajnubu)

  1. to be far off
  2. to keep far
  3. to shun, avoid
  4. to cause to avoid
  5. to miss, long for
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جَنَبَ (janaba) I, non-past يَجْنُبُ‎‎ (yajnubu)

  1. to lead by the side
  2. to place a horse as leader beside another
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جَنَبَ (janaba) I, non-past يَجْنُبُ‎‎ (yajnubu)

  1. to be a stranger, reside among strangers
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جَنَبَ (janaba) I, non-past يَجْنُبُ‎‎ (yajnubu)

  1. to blow from the south
  2. to blow towards the south
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Etymology 2Edit

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جُنِبَ (juniba) I, non-past يُجْنَبُ‎‎ (yujnabu)

  1. to suffer from pleurisy
  2. to be exposed to the south wind
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Etymology 3Edit

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جَنَّبَ (jannaba) II, non-past يُجَنِّبُ‎‎ (yujannibu)

  1. (transitive) to keep far, to remove to a distance
  2. (ditransitive) to cause one to avoid another
  3. to put aside
  4. to lead walking by the side
  5. (transitive) to be distant from
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Etymology 4Edit

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NounEdit

جَنْب (janbm (plural جُنُوب(junūb) or أَجْنَاب(ʾajnāb))

  1. verbal noun of جَنَبَ (janaba, to turn aside, refuse) (form I)
  2. side, flank, half of the body
    ذَات الْجَنْب‎ ― ḏāt al-janbpleurisy
    ذُو الْجَنْب‎ ― ḏū l-janbafflicted with pleurisy
  3. boundary
  4. coast
  5. tract, region
  6. principal part
  7. combat, battle
  8. reproach
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Etymology 5Edit

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NounEdit

جَنَب (janabm

  1. verbal noun of جَنَبَ (janaba) (form I)
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Hijazi ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic جَنْب(janb).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒanb/, [d͡ʒamb]

PrepositionEdit

جنب (janb)

  1. next to
  2. beside

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جنب (janbm (plural أَجْناب(ʔajnāb))

  1. side, flank, half of the body
  2. part