بيت

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *bayt-.

Pronunciation[edit]

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]

Noun[edit]

بَيْت ‎(baytm ‎(plural أَبْيَات ‎(ʾabyāt))

  1. verse
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[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]

Verb[edit]

بِيتَ ‎(bīta) ‎(form I)

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

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَيْت ‎(bayt), from Proto-Semitic *bayt-.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

بيت ‎(Rumi spelling bait)

  1. house (abode)
  2. home (house or structure in which someone lives)