بيست

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See also: بئست and بیست

Arabic[edit]

Verb[edit]

بِيسَتْ (bīsat) (form I)

  1. third-person feminine singular past passive of بَاسَ (bāsa)
  2. third-person feminine singular past passive of بَاسَ (bāsa)

Persian[edit]

Dari بيست
Iranian Persian بيست
Tajik бист (bist)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Persian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-European *dwi(h₁)dḱm̥ti (two-ten). Cognates include Avestan 𐬬𐬍𐬯𐬀𐬌𐬙𐬌 (vīsaiti), Kurdish bîst, Khotanese [script needed] (bistä), Ossetian инсӕй (insæj), Sanskrit विंशति (viṃśati), Hindi बीस (bīs), Punjabi ਵੀਹ (vīh).

Numeral[edit]

بيست (bist)

  1. twenty