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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From عَابَ(ʿāba, to be faulty, to be deficient).

NounEdit

عَيْب (ʿaybm (plural عُيُوب(ʿuyūb))

  1. verbal noun of عَابَ(ʿāba) (form I)
  2. fault, defect, deficiency, failing
  3. flaw, shortcoming, blemish
  4. vice, weakness
  5. shame, disgrace

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: aib
  • Tausug: ayb

VerbEdit

عَيَّبَ (ʿayyaba) II, non-past يُعَيِّبُ‎‎ (yuʿayyibu)

  1. to render defective or deficient
  2. to spoil, to ruin, to mar
  3. to find fault, to take exception, to object, to disapprove
  4. to blame, to censure, to denounce, to decry
  5. to reproach, to chide, to scold, to admonish, to reprimand

ConjugationEdit