ܟܝܡܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kimɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kime(ʔ)] (plural)

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic كَمْأَة (kamʾa(t)) and Hebrew כְּמֵהָה (kəmēhâ).

Noun[edit]

ܟܝܡܐ m (plural ܟܝܡܐ)

  1. truffle
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Hebrew כִּימָה (kîmâ).

Proper noun[edit]

ܟܝܡܐ f

  1. (astronomy) Pleiades

References[edit]

  • "kym)" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 410a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 213a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 619a