Barax (rebħ)

English: To win everything easily in games (particularly gambling)

Sors: Għarbi

Għerq: B-R-X

Barka

English: Blessing, Abundance

Batta

English: To beat, to win, to overcome

Sors: Taljan

Benefiċċju

Benefit

Sors: Taljan

Benemerenza

State of merit that warrants payment / reward

Sors: Taljan

Benemertu

Meritorious.

Sors: Taljan

Benessri

Well being, comfort

Sors: Taljan

Benessri

A state of well being,  peace, quite.

Source: Italian

 

Benestant

Well off, well to do.

Sors: Taljan

Beni

Possessions, property.

Sors: Taljan

Bl-ittri wara ismu

Expression: ‘with letters besides his name’: stated of someone who obtained degrees and qualifications.

 

Buttin

Booty, loot

Sors: Taljan

Plural: Buttini

 

Bwietu mimlija

Expression: ‘his pockets are full’ – stated of a wealthy man

Ċmajrat

Work  / commercial enterprise of poor quality that is unlikely to achieve desired results

Dabbar

1. acquired, earned 2. bruised, sored the skin

Ddistingwa

A. To distinguish between. B. To distinguish oneself, to stand out.

Source: Italian

 

Deħlin il-gliegel

Expression: Stated of someone who is raking in a lot of money.

 

Dieheb

  1. Made or turned into gold.
  2. Made someone very wealthy.

Root: D-H-B

Diseredat

Disinherited.

Source: Italian

Plural: Diżeredati

Disfatta

Failure.

Source: Italian

Plural: Disfatti

Eċċellenza

Excellence.

Source: Italian