From Arabic ذَنَبْ (ḏanab).
denb m (plural dnub)
- (anatomy) tail
- (Exodus 4:4, King James Version)
U l-Mulej qal lil Mosè: Midd idek, u aqbdu minn denbu - u medd idu u qabdu, u sar ħatar f'idu.
- And the Lord said unto Moses, Put forth thine hand, and take it by the tail. And he put forth his hand, and caught it, and it became a rod in his hand.