בית

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *bayt-.

Noun[edit]

בית

  1. house of; construct form of ביתא.
  2. beth, the second letter of the Aramaic alphabet.
  3. stanza of (part of a poem or song); construct form of ביתא

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *bayt-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

בַּיִת (báyitm (plural indefinite form בָּתִּים, singular construct form בֵּית, plural construct form בָּתֵּי)

  1. house
  2. stanza (part of a poem or song)

Noun[edit]

בֵּית (béytm

  1. house of; construct form of בַּיִת
  2. beth, the second letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
Derived terms[edit]
References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From English byte, by similarity to בַּיִת (báyit, house).

Noun[edit]

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בַּיִת (báyitm (plural indefinite form בָּתִּים)

  1. byte