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آب

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When one subtracts from life infancy (which is vegetation), sleep, eating and swilling, buttoning and unbuttoning—how much remains of downright existence? The summer of a dormouse.
Lord Byron
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Arabic

Etymology 1

Noun

آبُ (āb) m.

  1. August (Christian calendar followed in Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, and Iraq)

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Etymology 2

From the primitive root ء و ب (IPA: /ʔ-w-b/) (Other: ’-w-b)

Verb

آب (’āba)

  1. to return, to come back

Persian

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Etymology

From Middle Persian āb, from Old Persian 𐎠𐎱𐎡𐎹𐎠 (ap-), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hap-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ep-.

Pronunciation

Noun

آب (âb)

  1. water
  2. liquid
  3. juice

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Descendants

  • Turkish: ab

Sindhi

Pronunciation

Noun

آب (âb-u)

  1. water
  2. juice

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Urdu

Etymology

From Persian آب

Noun

آب (āb) m.

  1. water
  2. liquid
  3. sparkle

Devanagari spelling

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