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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #1055 - בִּיתָן
1) house, palace
1045) tb (בת BT) AC: Lodge CO: House AB: ?: The pictograph b is the tent or house. The t is two crossed sticks meaning a mark or sign. The family mark is the name of the patriarch of the family (such as "the house of Jacob") . The primary function of the tent is to provide a protection and a sleeping area at night. (eng: bed - for sleeping at night in the house; both - the letter beyt is the second letter of the Hebrew alphabet)
Nm) tib (בית BYT) - I. House:The structure or the family, as a household that resides within the house. II. Within:[Hebrew and Aramaic; The short form " b " is used as a prefix meaning "in" or "with”] KJV (2099): house, household, home, within, family, temple, prison, place, dungeon - Strongs: H1004 (בַּיִת), H1005 (בַּיִת)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
בִּיתָן m. constr. בִּיתַן great house, palace, Esther 1:5, 7:7,.
the Week of Proper 24 / Ordinary 29