See also: شعتand سعت

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ش ع ب(š-ʿ-b).

VerbEdit

شَعَبَ (šaʿaba) I, non-past يَشْعَبُ‎‎ (yašʿabu)

  1. to gather, unite
  2. to mend
  3. to disperse
  4. to split, cut
  5. to spoil, injure
  6. to get separated
  7. to leave one's people
  8. to appear
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

شَعِبَ (šaʿiba) I, non-past يَشْعَبُ‎‎ (yašʿabu)

  1. to be broad in the shoulders
  2. to have a large space between the horns
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Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

شَعَّبَ (šaʿʿaba) II, non-past يُشَعِّبُ‎‎ (yušaʿʿibu)

  1. to split, divide, ramify
  2. to beat the tail to the right and left
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Etymology 4Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شَعْب (šaʿbm (plural شُعُوب(šuʿūb))

  1. verbal noun of شَعَبَ (šaʿaba, to gather, unite) (form I)
  2. tribe, race
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 49:13:
      يَا أَيُّهَا النَّاسُ إِنَّا خَلَقْنَاكُم مِّن ذَكَرٍ وَأُنثَىٰ وَجَعَلْنَاكُمْ شُعُوبًا وَقَبَائِلَ لِتَعَارَفُوا
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  3. a people, nation
  4. distance
  5. split, cleft
  6. gathering, uniting
  7. mending
  8. dispersing
  9. splitting, cutting
  10. spoiling, injury
  11. getting separated
  12. leaving one's people
  13. appearance (act of appearing)
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Etymology 5Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شِعْب (šiʿbm (plural شِعَاب(šiʿāb))

  1. mountain path, path
  2. cleft, narrow path, valley, watercourse
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Etymology 6Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شُعَب (šuʿabpl

  1. plural of شعبَة

Etymology 7Edit

NounEdit

شَعَب (šaʿabm

  1. verbal noun of شَعِبَ (šaʿiba) (form I)
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PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شعب (šo'ab)

  1. plural of شعبه

South Levantine ArabicEdit

Root
ش ع ب

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic شَعْب(šaʿb).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃaʕb/, [ʃaʕb]
  • (file)

NounEdit

شعب (šaʕbm (plural شعوب(šʕūb))

  1. people (of a country)