بين

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See also: بین‎, تین‎, پين, and ب ي ن

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ب ي ن (b-y-n). Compare with Hebrew בֵּין (béin),‎ Aramaic 𐡁𐡉𐡍 (bēn), Ugaritic 𐎁𐎐 (bn), Ge'ez በይነ (bäynä), Old South Arabian 𐩨𐩺𐩬,‎ 𐩨𐩬.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

بَيْنَ (bayna)

  1. between (in the position or interval that separates two things)
    بَيْنِي وَبَيْنَكَ‎ ― baynī wa-bayna-kabetween me and you
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ب ي ن (b-y-n).

Noun[edit]

بَيْن (baynm

  1. verbal noun of بَانَ (bāna, to be separated) (form I)separation, division
  2. interval
  3. difference
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Verb[edit]

بَيَّنَ (bayyana) II, non-past يُبَيِّنُ‎ (yubayyinu)

  1. to make clear, to explain, to outline, to illustrate, to spell out
Conjugation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

بَيِّن (bayyin) (masculine plural أَبْيِنَاء (ʾabyināʾ))

  1. clear, evident, perspicuous
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

See etymology on the main entry.

Verb[edit]

بِينَ (bīna) (form I)

  1. third-person masculine singular past passive of بَانَ (bāna)

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