ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ص ب و(ṣ-b-w).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

صَبِيّ (ṣabiyym (dual صَبِيَّانِ(ṣabiyyāni), plural صِبْيَة(ṣibya) or صِبْيَان(ṣibyān) or أَصْبٍ(ʾaṣbin) or أَصْبِيَة(ʾaṣbiya), feminine صَبِيَّة(ṣabiyya))

  1. boy, lad, youth
  2. servant boy, servant
  3. pupil (of the eye)
  4. projecting or jutting part
DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Bashkir: сабый (sabïy, small child)
  • Kazakh: сәби (säbï)
  • Maltese: sabi
  • Uzbek: sabiy
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

صُبِّي (ṣubbī) (form I)

  1. second-person feminine singular active imperative of صَبَّ(ṣabba)