AmharicEdit

 
ቤት(1)።
 
ቤት(2)።

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *bayt-. Cognates include Ge'ez ቤት (bet) and Tigrinya ቤት (bet).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbet/
  • Hyphenation: ቤት

NounEdit

ቤት (betm

  1. house
  2. room
  3. family
  4. generation
  5. stall, stable
  6. verse (of poetry)
  7. box, sheath
  8. (grammar) person
  9. (mathematics) period

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Thomas Leiper Kane (1990), “ቤት”, in Amharic-English Dictionary, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN

Ge'ezEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *bayt-

NounEdit

ቤት (bet) (plural አብያት)

  1. house

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


TigrinyaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *bayt-

NounEdit

ቤት (bet)

  1. house