أخت

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See also: أحب‎, أجب‎, اچت, and إخت

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ʔaḫwat-; feminine of أَخ(ʾaḵ, brother).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔuxt/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

أُخْت (ʾuḵtf (dual أُخْتَانِ(ʾuḵtāni), plural أَخَوَات(ʾaḵawāt), masculine أَخ(ʾaḵ))

  1. sister

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Maltese: oħt

References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “ءخو”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أُخْت(ʾuḵt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

أخت (uḵtf (plural أخوات(ʾaḵwāt))

  1. sister

North Levantine Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

أخت (ʔuḵtf

  1. Alternative form of إخت(ʔiḵt, sister)

South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أُخْت(ʾuḵt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

أخت (ʔuḵtf (plural خوات(ḵawāt), masculine أخ(ʔaḵḵ))

  1. sister