beth

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Bronze Age picture of a house by acrophony, ultimately Proto-Semitic *bayt- (house).

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Noun[edit]

beth

  1. name of the second letter of the Aramaic alphabet, 𐡁
  2. name of the second letter of the Hebrew alphabet, ב
  3. name of the second letter of the Syriac alphabet, ܒ

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Old Irish[edit]

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Verb[edit]

·beth

  1. third-person singular past subjunctive of at·tá

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
beth beth
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbeth
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (colloquial) be'

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Welsh peth, from Proto-Celtic *kʷeti (what?) (compare Cornish pyth, Breton pet (how many?), Irish caidé), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷéti ~ *kʷóti (how much? how many?) (compare Latin quot, Ancient Greek πόσος (pósos), Avestan [script?] (čaiti)).

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Pronoun[edit]

beth

  1. what?