See also: سات

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Derived from the active participle of شَبَّ(šabba, to become a young man, to grow up), from the root ش ب ب(š-b-b).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃaːbb/
  • (file)

NounEdit

شَابّ (šābbm (plural شُبَّان(šubbān) or شَبَاب(šabāb), feminine شَابَّة(šābba))

  1. young man, youth, adolescent
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ش ي ب(š-y-b).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

شَابَ (šāba) I, non-past يَشِيبُ‎‎ (yašību)

  1. to be grey-haired, to grow grey hair
  2. to become older
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From the root ش و ب(š-w-b).

VerbEdit

شَابَ (šāba) I, non-past يَشُوبُ‎‎ (yašūbu)

  1. to mix (بِـ(bi-) with)
    شَابَ اللَبَنَ بِالْمَاءِ
    šāba l-labana bi-l-māʾi
    He mixed the milk with the water.
    • أما العليق فمعروف وأما الورد الجبلي وورد الكلب وهو المعروف عند أهل الطب بالنسرين قال أبو حنيفة الورد الجبلي يشبه الورد ويشبه ذلك بعض سنة العليق وثمره شبيه العنب الدليك وهو أحمر يشبه البسر إلا أن طرفه محدود وفي داخله شبه الصوف ونواره نوار الورد أبيض يشوبه حمرة
      In what concerns the bramble, it is well known, and in what concerns the mountain-rose and the dog-rose, it is well-known with the physicians as nisrīn; Abū Ḥanīfa said the mountain-rose resembles the rose and this resembles a bit the image of the bramble, and the fruit is similar to the dust-vine, it is red and resembles the unripe date, except that its tip is pointed, and in its inner there is a kind of wool, and its blossom is a white rose blossom with an admixture of red.
    Synonyms: خَلَطَ(ḵalaṭa), خَالَطَ(ḵālaṭa)
  2. (figurative) to be dishonest, to be untrustworthy (فِي())
    شَابَ فِي قَوْلِهِ‎ ― šāba fī qawlihiHe was dishonest in his speech
    شَابَ فِي البَيْعِ‎ ― šāba fī l-bayʿiHe was untrustworthy in the sale (i.e. cheated, defrauded)
ConjugationEdit

Moroccan ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Root
ش ب ب

From Arabic شَابّ(šābb)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شاب (šābbm (plural شبان(šubbān) or شباب(šabāb), feminine شابة(šābba))

  1. young man, youth, adolescent

Etymology 2Edit

Root
ش ي ب

From Arabic شَابَ(šāba)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

شاب (šāb) (non-past يشيب(yšīb), form I)

  1. to be grey-haired, to grow grey hair
  2. to become older
ConjugationEdit