شؤبوب

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare the roots ش ب ب(š-b-b) and ش و ب(š-w-b).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شُؤْبُوب (šuʾbūbm (plural شَآبِيب(šaʾābīb))

  1. shower of rain, downpour
    • […] الغَيْثُ يَحْفِشُ أَطْرَافَ الشَآبِيبِ كادَ الفُؤادُ تَطِيرُ الطّائِرَاتُ بِهِ مِنَ المَخافَةِ […]‎‎
      […] al-ḡayṯu yaḥfišu ʾaṭrāfa š-šaʾābībi kāda l-fuʾādu taṭīru ṭ-ṭāʾirātu bihi mina l-maḵāfati […]
      The rain gathers the ends of the showers like when birds fly in a heart from fright

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Freytag, Georg (1833) , “شؤبوب”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 2, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 385
  • Lane, Edward William (1863) , “شؤبوب”, in Arabic-English Lexicon, London: Williams & Norgate, page 1489
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (1985) , “شؤبوب”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, published 2011, →ISBN, page 625