בְּתוּלָה f.n. 1 virgin. PBH 2 Virgo (astronomy). PBH 3 either of the two posts supporting the beam. [Lit.: ‘separated, severed’ (see בתל). Related to Aram.–Syr. בְּתוּלָא (= chaste young man), בְּתוּלֽתָּא (= virgin), Ugar. btlt (= virgin; mostly used as the epithet of the goddess Anat), Arab. batūl, batīl (= virgin), Akka. batūlu, batul, batīl (= chaste young man).] Derivatives: בְּתוּלִי, בְּתוּלִים.