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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ب ط ن(b-ṭ-n). Cognate with Hebrew בֶּטֶן(béten, stomach), Aramaic בטנא(baṭnā, womb), Ugaritic 𐎁𐎉𐎐 (bṭn, to be pregnant)

Pronunciation 1Edit

VerbEdit

بَطَنَ (baṭana) I, non-past يَبْطُنُ‎‎ (yabṭunu)

  1. to be inside, to be hidden
ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

بَطِنَ or بَطَنَ (baṭana or baṭina) I, non-past يَبْطُنُ‎‎ (yabṭunu)

  1. to be big-bellied, to be paunchy
ConjugationEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit

VerbEdit

بَطَّنَ (baṭṭana) II, non-past يُبَطِّنُ‎‎ (yubaṭṭinu)

  1. to fill, to line, to inlay
ConjugationEdit

Pronunciation 3Edit

NounEdit

بَطْن (baṭnm (plural بُطُون(buṭūn) or أَبْطُن(ʾabṭun))

  1. stomach, abdomen
  2. womb
  3. interior
  4. depth
DeclensionEdit

Pronunciation 4Edit

AdjectiveEdit

بَطِن (baṭin)

  1. big-bellied, pot-bellied
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • بطن” in Almaany
  • Freytag, Georg (1830–1837), “بطن”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 132
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “بطن”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Hijazi ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic بَطْن(baṭn).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

بَطِن (baṭinf (plural بُطون‎ (buṭūn) or أَبْطُن‎ (ʾabṭun))

  1. stomach, abdomen
    بَطْني تِوْجَعْني
    baṭni tiwjaʿni
    My stomach hurts
  2. interior
  3. depth
  4. womb