ست

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See also: شپ, سپ, and شب

Arabic[edit]

Numeral[edit]

سِتّ (sittf (masculine سِتَّة (sitta))

  1. feminine of سِتَّة (sitta, six)

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Arabic سَيِّدَة (sayyida). Through sáyyida → sīda → siditi → sídti → sítti → sitt.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ست (sittf pl ستات (síttāt)

  1. woman
    وبيقولوا ان الست اللى فى الصورة دى اسمها الحاجة زينب وعندها 82 سنة.‏
    wi-bíyʾūlu ʾin ʾis-sitt ʾílli fiṣ-ṣūra di ʾísm-aha ʾil-ḥágga zēnab wi-ʿánd-aha ʾítnēn wi támanīn sana.
    They say that the woman that's in this picture is called El-Hajjah Zainab and she is 82 years old.
  2. Mrs, Miss, lady (title for a woman)
  3. grandmother

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Sindhi[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ست (sata)

  1. (cardinal) seven