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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ب ك ي(b-k-y). Cognate with Hebrew בָּכָה(bakhá).

PronunciationEdit

  • Noun: IPA(key): /bu.kan/
  • Verb: IPA(key): /ba.kaː/
  • Verb:
    (file)

VerbEdit

بَكَى (bakā) I, non-past يَبْكِي‎‎ (yabkī)

  1. to weep (over)
  2. (transitive) to lament
  3. (transitive) to mourn

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

بُكًى (bukanm

  1. verbal noun of بَكَى (bakā) (form I)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Freytag, Georg (1830), “بكى”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 1, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, pages 146
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884), “بكى”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary, London: W.H. Allen, page 137
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “بكى”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN, page 86