بنت

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See also: ثنت

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *bint-. Has the Semitic feminine suffix *-t added to the root *b-n of إبْن (ʾibn, son).

Noun[edit]

بِنْت (bintf (plural بَنَات (banāt), masculine اِبْن (ibn))

  1. feminine equivalent of اِبْن (ibn, son, descendant):
    1. daughter
    2. female descendant
  2. girl
  3. queen
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

بِنْتُ (bintu) (form I)

  1. first-person singular past active of بَانَ (bāna)

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بِنْتَ (binta) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular past active of بَانَ (bāna)

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بِنْتِ (binti) (form I)

  1. second-person feminine singular past active of بَانَ (bāna)

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

بَنَتْ (banat) (form I)

  1. third-person feminine singular past active of بَنَى (banā)

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic بِنْت (bint).

Noun[edit]

بنت (bent)

  1. daughter
  2. girl