ܪܡܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܘ-ܡ (IPA(key): /r-w-m/) related to height. Compare Hebrew רָמָה (rāmâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rɑm(ə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rɑmɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܡܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܪܡܬܐ)

  1. hill, height, high place
Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܪܡܬܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. Arimathea
  2. Rameh

Adjective[edit]

ܪܡܬܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. feminine emphatic singular of ܪܡܐ
  2. feminine emphatic plural of ܪܡܐ

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Arabic رِمَّة (rimma(t)) and Hebrew רִמָּה (rimmâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rɛm(mə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rɛmmɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܡܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܪܡܬܐ)

  1. decay, rot
  2. maggot, worm
  3. dust
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ram(mə)θɑ(ʔ)], [rɑm(ə)θɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܪܡܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܪܡܐ)

  1. pool, pond
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "rmh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 342a, 419a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 544a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1475b