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/
  • (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]
  • Egyptian Arabic: بيت(bēt)
  • Gulf Arabic: بيت(bēt)
  • Maltese: bejt
  • Moroccan Arabic: بيت(bīt), بيت(bayt)
  • Azerbaijani: beyt
  • Malay: bait
  • Ottoman Turkish: بیت(beyt, beyit)

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-بيت or بيت۲‎, informal 1st possessive بيتکو‎, impolite 2nd possessive بيتمو‎, 3rd possessive بيتڽ‎)

  1. Jawi spelling of bait (“house”).

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَيْت(bayt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

بَيْت or بِيت (bayt or bītm (plural بيوت(byūt) or بيوتة(byūta), diminutive بييت(bīyyit))

  1. room

Derived terms[edit]