بات

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See also: تأت, پاپ, باب, تاب, تأب, and باپ

Arabic

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Etymology 1

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Root
ب ت ت (b t t)
3 terms

Derived from the active participle of بَتَّ (batta, to fix, to determine, to decide).

Adjective

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بَاتّ (bātt)

  1. definite, definitive
  2. categorical
    مَنْع بَاتّ
    manʕ bātt
    categorical interdiction
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Etymology 2

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Root
ب ي ت (b y t)
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Verb

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بَاتَ (bāta) I, non-past يَبِيتُ‎ (yabītu)

  1. to spend the night, to stay overnight
    • 7th century CE, Sunan Ibn Mājah, 30:62:
      ‏ "‏ إِنْ كَانَ عِنْدَكَ مَاءٌ بَاتَ فِي شَنٍّ فَٱسْقِنَا وَإِلَّا كَرَعْنَا ‏"‏ ‏.‏ قَالَ عِنْدِي مَاءٌ بَاتَ فِي شَنٍّ ‏.‏ فَٱنْطَلَقَ وَٱنْطَلَقْنَا مَعَهُ إِلَى ٱلْعَرِيشِ فَحَلَبَ لَهُ شَاةً عَلَى مَاءٍ بَاتَ فِي شَنٍّ فَشَرِبَ ثُمَّ فَعَلَ مِثْلَ ذَٰلِكَ بِصَاحِبِهِ ٱلَّذِي مَعَهُ ‏.‏
      " ʔin kāna ʕindaka māʔun bāta fī šannin fasqinā waʔillā karaʕnā " . qāla ʕindī māʔun bāta fī šannin . fanṭalaqa wanṭalaqnā maʕahu ʔilā l-ʕarīši faḥalaba lahu šātan ʕalā māʔin bāta fī šannin fašariba ṯumma faʕala miṯla ḏālika biṣāḥibihi llaḏī maʕahu .
      ‘If you have any water that has been kept overnight in a water skin, then give us some to drink, otherwise we will drink by putting out mouths in the basin.’ He said: ‘I have water that has been kept in a water skin. So he went and we went with him, to the shelter, where he milked a sheep for him and (mixed it with) the water that had been kept overnight in a water skin. He drank from it, then he did likewise for his Companion who was with him.”
  2. (copulative) to become, to have gotten into
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:صار
    • 2023 March 13, “مخففات الصيام”, in نور الدين[1]:
      رَمَضَانُ بَاتَ عَلَى الْأَبْوَابِ وَيَفْصِلُنَا عَنْهُ أَيّامٌ مَعْدُودَةٌ
      ramaḍānu bāta ʕalā l-ʔabwābi wayafṣilunā ʕanhū ʔayyāmun maʕdūdatun
      Ramadan is about to happen and what separates us from it are a few days.
  3. to continue doing, keep doing, stick to [with مِن (min)] (Can we add an example for this sense?)
Conjugation
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Urdu

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Etymology

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Inherited from Sanskrit वार्त्ता (vārttā).

Pronunciation

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Noun

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بات (bātf (Hindi spelling बात)

  1. talk, conversation
  2. saying
  3. word (promise)
  4. matter, affair
  5. thing, point

Declension

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Declension of بات
singular plural
direct بات (bāt) باتیں (bātẽ)
oblique بات (bāt) باتوں (bātõ)
vocative بات (bāt) باتو (bāto)

References

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  • بات”, in اُردُو لُغَت (urdū luġat) (in Urdu), Ministry of Education: Government of Pakistan, 2017.
  • بات”, in ریخْتَہ لُغَت (rexta luġat) - Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English], Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2024.