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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *bint-. Has the Semitic feminine suffix *-t added to the root *b-n of اِبْن (ibn, son).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

بِنْت (bintf (plural بَنَات (banāt), masculine اِبْن (ibn))

  1. feminine equivalent of اِبْن (ibn, son, descendant):
    1. daughter
    2. female descendant
  2. girl
  3. queen
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ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “بن”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

بِنْتُ (bintu) (form I)

  1. first-person singular past active of بَانَ (bāna)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

بِنْتَ (binta) (form I)

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

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بِنْتِ (binti) (form I)

  1. second-person feminine singular past active of بَانَ (bāna)

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

بَنَتْ (banat) (form I)

  1. third-person feminine singular past active of بَنَى (banā)

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic بِنْت (bint).

NounEdit

بنت (bent)

  1. daughter
  2. girl