רוחא

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Aramaic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *rūḥ- (to blow, breathe; spirit). Cognate with Hebrew רוּחַ (ruaħ), Arabic روح (rúaħ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

רוחא c (plural רוחנא or רוחתא or רוחא)

  1. spirit, ghost
  2. wind (movement of air)
  3. breath

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

רוחא m (uncountable)

  1. (grammar) vowel equivalent to /o/