MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic ذَنَبْ(ḏanab).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

denb m (plural dnub)

  1. (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.