MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic بَعِيد(baʿīd). Unrelated with the family of bagħad (to hate), from Arabic بَغَضَ(baḡaḍa).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bgħid (feminine singular bgħida, plural bgħad, comparative ibgħad or ibgħed)

  1. (dated) distant; far

Usage notesEdit

  • Now chiefly used adverbially in certain constructions. The inflected forms are quite rare.

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