See also: طلتand ظلت

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ط ل ب(ṭ-l-b).

Pronunciation 1Edit

  • IPA(key): /tˤa.la.ba/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

طَلَبَ (ṭalaba) I, non-past يَطْلُبُ‎‎ (yaṭlubu)

  1. to search, to look
  2. to set out, to get underway, to go see
  3. to request
  4. to seek, to try to obtain
    مَنْ طَلَبَ الْعُلَا سَهِرَ اللَّيَالِيَ
    man ṭalaba l-ʿulā sahira l-layāliya
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
  5. to ask, to beg
  6. to order, to demand, to exact, to require
  7. to want, to wish
  8. to invite, to request, to beseech
ConjugationEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit

NounEdit

طَلَب (ṭalabm (plural طَلَبَات(ṭalabāt))

  1. verbal noun of طَلَبَ (ṭalaba) (form I)
  2. search, quest, pursuit
  3. demand, claim
  4. invitation, solicitation
  5. wish, desire, request
  6. application, petition
  7. order
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Azerbaijani: tələb
  • Bashkir: талап (talap)
  • Bengali: তলব (tôlôb)
  • Hindi: तलब (talab)
  • Kazakh: талап (talap)
  • Turkish: talep

ReferencesEdit

  • Freytag, Georg, “طلب”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum[1] (in Latin), volume 3, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, 1835, page 62
  • Lane, Edward William, “طلب”, in Arabic-English Lexicon[2], London: Williams & Norgate, 1863, page 1864
  • Wehr, Hans, “طلب”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic[3], 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1979, →ISBN, page 659

PersianEdit

NounEdit

طلب (talab)

  1. claim
  2. search

Derived termsEdit


South Levantine ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic طَلَبَ(ṭalaba).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

طلب (ṭalab) (form I, present بطلب(boṭlob), subjunctive يطلب(yoṭlob))

  1. to order, to request

ConjugationEdit