Arabic edit

Root
ن ب ع (n-b-ʕ)

Etymology edit

Noun of place from the root ن ب ع (n-b-ʕ).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

مَنْبَع (manbaʕm (plural مَنَابِعُ (manābiʕu))

  1. source, origin
  2. fountainhead, wellhead, springhead
  3. spring, well

Declension edit

Descendants edit

  • Azerbaijani: mənbə
  • Persian: منبع (manba')
  • Ottoman Turkish: منبع (menba)
  • Uzbek: manba

Persian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Arabic مَنْبَع (manbaʕ, spring, source).

Pronunciation edit

 

Readings
Classical reading? manba'
Dari reading? manba'
Iranian reading? manba'
Tajik reading? manbaʾ

Noun edit

مَنْبَع (manba') (plural منابع (manâbe') or منبع‌ها (manba'-hâ))

  1. source, spring
  2. origin, source, root, parent
    Synonyms: مرجع (marja'), منشأ (manša')
    کد منبعkod-e manba'source code
  3. source, reference
    Synonym: مرجع (marja')
  4. (plural only) resources
    منابع ایران داره غارت می‌شه. (more colloquial)
    manâbe'-e irân dâre ğârat mi-še.
    The resources of Iran are being plundered.

Descendants edit