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Gender Masculine
Usage Arabic
Scripts طالب(Arabic)

Meaning & History

Means "seeker of knowledge, student" in Arabic. Abu Talib was an uncle of Muhammad who raised him after his parents and grandparents died. His name was in fact a kunya (a nickname) formed using Abu; his real name may have been Imran.
Feminine FormTaliba
Other Languages & CulturesTalip(Turkish)
User SubmissionTalib
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