ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NumeralEdit

سَبْع (sabʿf (masculine سَبْعَة(sabʿa))

  1. feminine of سَبْعَة(sabʿa, seven)

Etymology 2Edit

Arabic numbers (edit)
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7
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    Cardinal: سَبْعَة(sabʿa)
    Ordinal: سَابِع(sābiʿ)
    Multiplier: سُبَاعِيّ(subāʿiyy), مُسَبَّع(musabbaʿ)
    Distributive: سُبَاعَ(subāʿa)
    Fractional: سُبُع (subuʿ), سُبْع (subʿ)

From the root س ب ع(s-b-ʿ); compare سَبْعَة(sabʿa, seven).

NounEdit

سُبُع or سُبْع (subuʿ or subʿm (plural أَسْبَاع(ʾasbāʿ))

  1. one seventh
DeclensionEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From the root س ب ع(s-b-ʿ).

NounEdit

سَبُع or سَبْع (sabuʿ or sabʿm (plural سِبَاع(sibāʿ) or أَسْبُع(ʾasbuʿ) or سُبُوع(subūʿ) or سُبُوعَة(subūʿa))

  1. a beast of prey; a voracious animal
    Hyponym: أَسَد(ʾasad)
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 5:3:
      حُرِّمَتْ عَلَيْكُمُ الْمَيْتَةُ وَالدَّمُ وَلَحْمُ الْخِنزِيرِ وَمَا أُهِلَّ لِغَيْرِ اللَّهِ بِهِ وَالْمُنْخَنِقَةُ وَالْمَوْقُوذَةُ وَالْمُتَرَدِّيَةُ وَالنَّطِيحَةُ وَمَا أَكَلَ السَّبُعُ إِلَّا مَا ذَكَّيْتُمْ وَمَا ذُبِحَ عَلَى النُّصُبِ وَأَن تَسْتَقْسِمُوا بِالْأَزْلَامِ
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DeclensionEdit
ReferencesEdit

Egyptian ArabicEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic سَبْع(sabʿ, predatory animal, beast of prey)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

سبع (sabʿm (plural سباع(sibāʿ) or سبوع(subūʿ))

  1. lion
    Synonym: أسد

ReferencesEdit

  • Spiro, Socrates (1895). An Arabic-English vocabulary of the colloquial Arabic of Egypt, containing the vernacular idioms and expressions, slang phrases, etc., etc., used by the native Egyptians Cairo: Al-Mokattam Printing Office.
  • Hinds, Martin; Badawi, El-Said (1986). A Dictionary of Egyptian Arabic Beirut: Librairie du Liban.
  • Lane, Edward William (1863). An Arabic - English Lexicon derived from the best and the most copious eastern sources London: Williams and Northgate.

Moroccan ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic سَبْع(sabʿ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sbaʕ/
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NounEdit

سبع (sbaʕm (plural سبوعة(sbūʕa))

  1. lion