بكى

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See also: بكي

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ب ك ي (b-k-y). Cognate with Hebrew בָּכָה (bakhá).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

بَكَى (bakā) I, non-past يَبْكِي‎ (yabkī)

  1. to weep (over)
  2. (transitive) to lament
  3. (transitive) to mourn
Conjugation[edit]
References[edit]
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884), “بكى”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary, London: W.H. Allen
  • Wehr, Hans (1976), “بكى”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 3rd edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

بُكًى (bukanm

  1. verbal noun of بَكَى (bakā) (form I)
Declension[edit]