قطلب

ArabicEdit

قَطْلَب Arbutus unedo
 قطلب‎ on Arabic Wikipedia

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Classical Syriac ܩܳܛܶܠ ܐܱܒܽܘܗ݇ܝ(qāṭel ʾăḇūy, strawberry tree, literally killer of his father).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

قَطْلَب or قُطْلُب (qaṭlab or quṭlubm (collective, singulative قَطْلَبَة‎ f (qaṭlaba) or قُطْلُبَة‎ f (quṭluba))

  1. strawberry tree (Arbutus unedo)
    Synonyms: قَيْقَبَان(qayqabān), قَيْقَب(qayqab), جَنَاء أَحْمَر(janāʾ ʾaḥmar)
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ibn al-Bayṭār to this entry?)
    (Can we find and add a quotation of كتاب عمدة الطبيب في معرفة النبات لكل لبيب to this entry?)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • qṭl**ˀbwhy”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Dozy, Reinhart Pieter Anne (1881), “قطلب”, in Supplément aux dictionnaires arabes (in French), volume 2, Leiden: E. J. Brill, page 377
  • Freytag, Georg (1830), “حِنَّاء”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 1, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 423