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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From root ب ي ع(b-y-ʿ)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /baː.ʕa/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

بَاعَ (bāʿa) I, non-past يَبِيعُ‎‎ (yabīʿu)

  1. (transitive, ditransitive) to sell (to agree to transfer goods or provide services)
    بَاعَ زَيْدٌ مِتَاعَهُ.‎‎
    bāʿa zaydun mitāʿahu.
    Zayd sold his possessions.
    بَاعَنِي بَعْضَ الْأَثَاثِ.‎‎
    bāʿanī baʿḍa l-ʾaṯāṯi.
    He sold me some furniture.
  2. (rare) to buy

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