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From Proto-Semitic. Cognate with Hebrew טוֹב (ṭōḇ), Akkadian 𒄭 (ṭābu, DÙG, “pleasant”), Ugaritic 𐎉𐎁 (ṭb), Aramaic ܛܵܒ݂ܵܐ (ṭābā), Maltan tajjeb.
طِيب • (ṭīb) ?
- goodness, kind-heartedness; agreeability
- fragrance, scent
طيب • (ṭayyaba) (perfect)
- to season, to spice (food)
- to make pleasant, to make sweet
- to perfume, to aromatise
طَيِّب • (ṭayyib)
- charming, pleasant, agreeable
- tasty, palatable