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ArabicEdit

 
Arabic Wikipedia has an article on:
بن
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Etymology 1Edit

Base form of اِبْن (ibn). From Proto-Semitic *bin-. Compare Hebrew בֵּן.

NounEdit

بْن (bnm

  1. Alternative spelling of اِبْن (ibn)
DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

Used after another noun (which necessarily ends in a vowel if case endings are preserved).

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Amharic ቡና (buna).

NounEdit

بُنّ (bunnm (usually uncountable)

  1. coffee beans, coffee
  2. coffee tree
  3. (obsolete) a fine strong fragrance
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

بِنْ (bin) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of بَانَ (bāna)

VerbEdit

بِنَّ (binna) (form I)

  1. second-person feminine plural active imperative of بَانَ (bāna)
  2. third-person feminine plural past active of بَانَ (bāna)

Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *ben (I).

PronounEdit

بن (ben)

  1. I

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


PashtoEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

بن (bënf

  1. co-wife

DeclensionEdit


PersianEdit

 
Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
بن
Wikipedia fa

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰudʰno- (bottom), from *bʰudʰmḗn.

NounEdit

بن (bon)

  1. bottom
  2. foundation
  3. root
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic بِن (bin, son).

NounEdit

بن (ben)

  1. bin (in Arabic names)

Etymology 3Edit

Proper nounEdit

بن (Ben)

  1. Ben (city)

Etymology 4Edit

Proper nounEdit

بن (Bon)

  1. Bonn