Arabic

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Etymology 1

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Root
ط ب ب (ṭ-b-b)

Pronunciation

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Noun

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طِبّ (ṭibbm

  1. verbal noun of طَبَّ (ṭabba) (form I)
  2. medicine (field of study)
Declension
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Derived terms
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Descendants
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  • Azerbaijani: tibb
  • Chagatai: طب
  • Hindustani:
  • Ottoman Turkish: طب (tıbb)
  • Pashto: طب
  • Persian: طب (tebb)
  • Punjabi:
  • Sindhi: طبو
  • Swahili: tiba

Verb

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طَبَّ (ṭabba) I, non-past يَطُبُّ or يَطِبُّ‎ (yaṭubbu or yaṭibbu)

  1. to treat medically
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Etymology 2

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Noun

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طَبّ (ṭabbm

  1. verbal noun of طَبَّ (ṭabba) (form I)
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Etymology 3

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Noun

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طُبّ (ṭubbm

  1. verbal noun of طَبَّ (ṭabba) (form I)
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Libyan Arabic

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Pronunciation

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Verb

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طَبّ (ṭabb) I

  1. (slang) to arrest

Ottoman Turkish

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Etymology

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Borrowed from Arabic طِبّ (ṭibb).

Noun

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طب (tıbb)

  1. the science of medicine, therapeutics
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Descendants

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Further reading

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Persian

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Etymology

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Borrowed from Arabic طِبّ (ṭibb).

Pronunciation

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Readings
Classical reading? tiḇː
Dari reading? tibː
Iranian reading? tebː
Tajik reading? tibː

Noun

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Dari طب
Iranian Persian
Tajik тиб

طب (tebb)

  1. medicine (science and field of healthcare)
    Synonym: پزشکی (pezeški)
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Punjabi

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Etymology

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Borrowed from Arabic طِبّ (ṭibb).

Noun

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طِبّ (t̤ibbf (Gurmukhi spelling ਤਿੱਬ)

  1. medicine (field of study)
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Further reading

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  • Iqbal, Salah ud-Din (2002) “طِبّ”, in vaḍḍī panjābī lughat‎ (in Punjabi), Lahore: ʻAzīz Pablisharz

South Levantine Arabic

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Pronunciation

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Interjection

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طبّ (ṭabb)

  1. Alternative form of طيّب (ṭayyeb)

Urdu

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Etymology

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Borrowed from Arabic طِبّ (ṭibb).

Noun

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طِبّ (tibbf (Hindi spelling तिब्ब)

  1. medicine (field of study)
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Further reading

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  • Platts, John T. (1884) “طب”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & Co.