بيت

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See also: بیتand تيب

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From root ب ي ت(b-y-t). From Proto-Semitic *bayt-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bajt/
  • (Egypt) IPA(key): /beːt/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

بَيْت (baytm (plural بُيُوت(buyūt) or بُيُوتَات(buyūtāt))

  1. house, building
  2. tent (dwelling)
  3. room, apartment, flat
  4. commercial house
  5. garden bed
  6. family, dynasty
  7. box, case, covering, sheath
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

بَيْت (baytm (plural أَبْيَات(ʾabyāt))

  1. verse
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

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

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

بَيَّتَ (bayyata) II, non-past يُبَيِّتُ‎‎ (yubayyitu)

  1. to brood
  2. to contrive, to hatch (a plan, plot)
  3. to put (someone) up for the night
  4. to flunk, to fail (in school)
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

بِيتَ (bīta) (form I)

  1. third-person masculine singular past passive of بَاتَ(bāta)

Malay[edit]

Noun[edit]

بيت (plural بيت-بيتor بيت۲‎, informal first-person possessive بيتکو‎, informal second-person possessive بيتمو‎, third-person possessive بيتڽ‎)

  1. Jawi spelling of bait (“house”).