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Persian

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Iranian Persian شب
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Etymology

Middle Persian < Old Persian 𐎧𐏁𐎱𐎺 (xšap-) < Proto-Indo-European *k(ʷ)sep- (night). Cognate with Sanskrit क्षप् (kṣáp) and Avestan 𐬑𐬴𐬀𐬞𐬀𐬥 (xšapan).

Pronunciation

Noun

شب (shab)

  1. night
  2. evening

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Urdu

Etymology 1

From Persian شب.

Noun

شب (šab) f.

  1. night
  2. evening
Synonyms

Etymology 2

From Arabic.

Noun

شب (šabb) m.

  1. alum

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