بيت

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From root ب ي ت (b-y-t). 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]
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 0-87950-003-4

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]

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)