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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Aramaic קצבא‎ /‎ ܩܰܨܳܒܳܐ(qaṣṣābā, butcher). The verb قَصَبَ(qaṣaba, to cut up) and a root ق ص ب(q-ṣ-b) are from this noun.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

قَصَّاب (qaṣṣābm (plural قَصَّابُون(qaṣṣābūn))

  1. butcher, slaughterer
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Etymology 2Edit

From قَصَب(qaṣab, reed).

NounEdit

قَصَّاب (qaṣṣābm (plural قَصَّابُون(qaṣṣābūn))

  1. reed pipe singer
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Fraenkel, Siegmund (1886) Die aramäischen Fremdwörter im Arabischen (in German), Leiden: E. J. Brill, page 258
  • Freytag, Georg (1835), “قصاب”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 3, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 450
  • Kazimirski, Albin de Biberstein (1860), “قصاب”, in Dictionnaire arabe-français contenant toutes les racines de la langue arabe, leurs dérivés, tant dans l’idiome vulgaire que dans l’idiome littéral, ainsi que les dialectes d’Alger et de Maroc (in French), volume 2, Paris: Maisonneuve et Cie, page 747

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic قَصَّاب(qaṣṣāb).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

قصاب (qassâb) (plural قصاب‌ها(qassâb-hâ) or قصابان(qassâbân))

  1. butcher

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian قصاب‎, from Arabic قَصَّاب(qaṣṣāb).

NounEdit

قصاب (qassābm

  1. butcher

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