mbiegħed

MalteseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic مُباعَد(mubāʿad). Participle of biegħed, pertaining to bgħid.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mˈbɪːjɛt/
  • IPA(key): /mˈbɪˤːɛˤt/ (archaic)

AdjectiveEdit

mbiegħed (feminine singular mbiegħda)

  1. far; far away; distant; remote
    pajjiżi mbiegħda
    far-away countries
  2. (figuratively) alienated; estranged
    Hu mbiegħed minn Alla.
    He is far from God.

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