See also: لغت

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ل ع ب(l-ʿ-b).

VerbEdit

لَعِبَ or لَعَبَ (laʿaba or laʿiba) I, non-past يَلْعَبُ‎‎ (yalʿabu)

  1. to slobber, to drool

Etymology 2Edit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

لَعِبَ (laʿiba) I, non-past يَلْعَبُ‎‎ (yalʿabu)

  1. to play
  2. to trick, to cheat
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

لَعَّبَ (laʿʿaba) II, non-past يُلَعِّبُ‎‎ (yulaʿʿibu)

  1. to cause to play, to set in motion
  2. to wag
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

لَعْب or لِعْب or لَعِب (laʿb or liʿb or laʿibm (collective, plural أَلْعَاب(ʾalʿāb))

  1. verbal noun of لَعَبَ (laʿaba) (form I)
  2. game
  3. sport, amusement, diversion
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 5Edit

NounEdit

لُعَب (luʿabf pl

  1. plural of لُعْبَة(luʿba, toy)

Etymology 6Edit

NounEdit

لُعْب (luʿbm

  1. verbal noun of لَعِبَ (laʿiba) (form I)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 7Edit

NounEdit

لِعْب (liʿbm

  1. verbal noun of لَعِبَ (laʿiba) (form I)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 8Edit

NounEdit

لَعِب (laʿibm

  1. verbal noun of لَعِبَ (laʿiba) (form I)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 9Edit

AdjectiveEdit

لَعِب (laʿib)

  1. funny, amusing
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 10Edit

NounEdit

لَعْب (laʿbm

  1. verbal noun of لَعَبَ (laʿaba) (form I)
  2. verbal noun of لَعِبَ (laʿiba) (form I)
DeclensionEdit

BaluchiEdit

NounEdit

لعب (la'b)

  1. game

See alsoEdit


South Levantine ArabicEdit

Root
ل ع ب

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic لَعِبَ(laʿiba).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /li.ʕib/, [ˈli.ʕɪb]
  • (file)

VerbEdit

لعب (liʕib) (form I, present بلعب(bilʕab), active participle لاعب(lāʕeb))

  1. to play
    الولاد عم بلعبو في الشارع.‎‎
    il-ūlād ʕamm bilʕabu fi iš-šāreʕ.
    The kids are playing in the street.
    لعبت دور الأخت الكبيرة.‎‎
    liʕbat dōr il-oḵt il-kbīre.
    She played the role of the big sister.
  2. to exercise, to work out
    عم بلعب بالنادي.‎‎
    ʕamm balʕab bin-nādi.
    I'm working out at the gym.

ConjugationEdit

    Conjugation of لعب (liʕib)
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
past m لعبت (lʕibt) لعبت (lʕibt) لعب (liʕib) لعبنا (lʕibna) لعبتو (lʕibtu) لعبو (liʕbu)
f لعبتي (lʕibti) لعبت (liʕbat)
present m بلعب (balʕab) بتلعب (btilʕab) بلعب (bilʕab) منلعب (mnilʕab) بتلعبو (btilʕabu) بلعبو (bilʕabu)
f بتلعبي (btilʕabi) بتلعب (btilʕab)
subjunctive m ألعب (ʔalʕab) تلعب (tilʕab) يلعب (yilʕab) نلعب (nilʕab) تلعبو (tilʕabu) يلعبو (yilʕabu)
f تلعبي (tilʕabi) تلعب (tilʕab)
imperative m العب (ilʕab) العبو (ilʕabu)
f العبي (ilʕabi)

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