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EtymologyEdit

From the root ع ج ب(ʿ-j-b).

Pronunciation 1Edit

VerbEdit

عَجِبَ (ʿajiba) I, non-past يَعْجَبُ‎‎ (yaʿjabu)

  1. to wonder, to marvel, to be astonished, to be amazed
ConjugationEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit

  • IPA(key): /ʕad͡ʒ.d͡ʒa.ba/

VerbEdit

عَجَّبَ (ʿajjaba) II, non-past يُعَجِّبُ‎‎ (yuʿajjibu)

  1. to strike with wonder, to strike with astonishment, to surprise
ConjugationEdit
 
عُجْب

Pronunciation 3Edit

NounEdit

عُجْب (ʿujbm

  1. pride, vanity, conceit
DeclensionEdit
 
عَجَب

Pronunciation 4Edit

NounEdit

عَجَب (ʿajabm (plural أَعْجَاب(ʾaʿjāb))

  1. verbal noun of عَجِبَ (ʿajiba) (form I)
  2. wonder, marvel, astonishment, amazement
  3. (adjective) wonderful, marvelous
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 72:1:
      قُلْ أُوحِيَ إِلَيَّ أَنَّهُ ٱسْتَمَعَ نَفَرٌ مِّنَ الْجِنِّ فَقَالُوا إِنَّا سَمِعْنَا قُرْآنًا عَجَبًا
      qul ʾūḥiya ʾilayya ʾannahu stamaʿa nafarun mmina l-jinni faqālū ʾinnā samiʿnā qurʾānan ʿajaban
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