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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Active participle of صَحِبَ(ṣaḥiba, to accompany), from the root ص ح ب(ṣ-ḥ-b).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

صَاحِب (ṣāḥibm (plural أَصْحَاب(ʾaṣḥāb) or صُحْبَان(ṣuḥbān), feminine صَاحِبَة(ṣāḥiba))

  1. associate, companion, comrade, friend
  2. adherent, follower
  3. (with a following genitive) man, owner, possessor, holder, master, lord, commander, representative, author
    Synonym: ذُو(ḏū)
    Hyponym: مَالِك(mālik)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Ottoman Turkish: صاحب(sahip)

See alsoEdit

VerbEdit

صَاحَبَ (ṣāḥaba) III, non-past يُصَاحِبُ‎‎ (yuṣāḥibu)

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ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “صحب”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Hijazi ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic صَاحِب(ṣāḥib).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

صاحِب (ṣāḥibm (feminine singular صاحبة‎ ‎(ṣāḥba), plural أصحاب‎ ‎(ʼaṣḥāb), feminine plural صاحبات‎ ‎(ṣāḥbāt))

  1. friend, companion
    أنا مَع صَاحْبي
    ana maʿ ṣāḥbi
    I'm with my friend
  2. (with a following genitive) owner, possessor, representative

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic صَاحِب(ṣāḥib).

NounEdit

Dari Persian صاحب
Iranian Persian
Tajik соҳиб (sohib)

صاحب (sâheb) (plural صاحبان(sâhebân) or صاحب‌ها(sâheb-hâ))

  1. master
  2. owner
  3. lord

SynonymsEdit


PunjabiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic صَاحِب(ṣāḥib).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

صاحب (sāhbm (Gurmukhi spelling ਸਾਹਿਬ)

  1. master
  2. owner
  3. lord
    Synonym: مالک(mālak)

Proper nounEdit

صاحب (sāhbm (Gurmukhi spelling ਸਾਹਿਬ)

  1. (Sikhism) God
    • Guru Granth Sahib, Guru Nanak, translation by Dr. Sant Singh Khalsa, ang 469:
      توں سچا صاحب صفت سوالیؤ جن کیتی سو پار پئیا
      tū̃ sachā sāhib sift suāliu jin kītī so pār peā
      You are the True Lord and Master; Your Praise is so beautiful. One who sings it, is carried across.
    Synonyms: ربّ(rab), واہےگُرو(wāhegurū)

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian صاحب(sāheb), from Arabic صَاحِب(ṣāḥib).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

صاحب (sāhibm (Hindi spelling साहिब)

  1. sir
  2. mister
  3. lord