تحت

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See also: تخت‎, بخت‎, بحت‎, تجب‎, تحب‎, بحث, and ب ح ث

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Originally a case form of a defective noun تَحْت(taḥt, location that is below); see the usage note. From the root ت ح ت(t-ḥ-t). Related to Hebrew תַּחַת‎, Ge'ez ታሕት (taḥt), Ugaritic 𐎚𐎈𐎚 (tḥt /taḥta/) and Classical Syriac ܬܰܚܬ‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

تَحْتُ (taḥtu)

  1. below
Usage notes[edit]

This originates as a case form of a defective noun تَحْت(taḥt, location that is below). It is declined normally when definite, e.g. التَّحْتُ (at-taḥtu, the location that is below). Other forms are the adverbial accusative in the preposition تَحْتَ(taḥta, below), the genitive in the expression مِنْ تَحْتِ(min taḥti, from below, below) (also with an attached pronoun, as in مِنْ تَحْتِهَا (min taḥtihā, (from) below it)), and the irregular expression مِنْ تَحْتُ(min taḥtu, (from) below).

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Etymology 2[edit]

Adverbial accusative of تَحْت(taḥt, location that is below). Related to Hebrew תַּחַת(tákhat).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /taħ.ta/
  • (file)

Preposition[edit]

تَحْتَ (taḥta)

  1. under
Inflection[edit]
    Inflected forms
Base form تَحْتَ (taḥta)
Personal-pronoun-
including forms
Singular Dual Plural
Masculine Feminine Common Masculine Feminine
First person تَحْتِي(taḥtī) تَحْتَنَا(taḥtanā)
Second person تَحْتَكَ(taḥtaka) تَحْتَكِ(taḥtaki) تَحْتَكُمَا(taḥtakumā) تَحْتَكُمْ(taḥtakum) تَحْتَكُنَّ(taḥtakunna)
Third person تَحْتَهُ(taḥtahu) تَحْتَهَا(taḥtahā) تَحْتَهُمَا(taḥtahumā) تَحْتَهُمْ(taḥtahum) تَحْتَهُنَّ(taḥtahunna)

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic تَحْت(taḥt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

تحت (taḥat)

  1. down
  2. under
  3. below
  4. downstairs

Synonyms[edit]


Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic تَحْت‎(taḥt).

Noun[edit]

تحت (taht)

  1. the lower surface; bottom
  2. the space beneath

Descendants[edit]

  • Turkish: taht

Adverb[edit]

تحت (tahte)

  1. under, beneath

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic تَحْتَ(taḥta).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

Dari تحت
Iranian Persian
Tajik таҳти (tahti)

تحت (taht-e)

  1. under
    Synonym: زیر(zir)

South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic تَحْت(taḥt).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /taħt/, [taħt]
  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

تحت (taḥt)

  1. down, downstairs
    Antonym: فوق(fōʔ)

Preposition[edit]

تحت (taḥt)

  1. below, under
    Antonym: فوق(fōʔ)