ܡ

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Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܡ

  1. Syriac letter meem

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤌 (m, mem). Compare Arabic (m) and Hebrew מ (m).

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܡ (transliteration needed)

  1. meem, thirteenth letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

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See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܡ (transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number forty (40)

References[edit]

  • "m" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 176a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 246a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 700a