ܬܐܡܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Arabic تَوْأَم (tawʾam) and Hebrew תְּאוֹם (təʾôm).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tɑ(ʔ)mɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tɑ(ʔ)me(ʔ)] (plural)

Adjective[edit]

ܬܐܡܐ m (plural ܬܐܡܐ ; singular feminine counterpart ܬܐܡܬܐ)

  1. twin, double, geminate

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܬܐܡܐ (taʾmaʾ) m (plural ܬܐܡܐ ; singular feminine counterpart ܬܐܡܬܐ)

  1. twin, double

Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܬܐܡܐ m

  1. (astrology, astronomy, in the plural) Gemini (constellation and zodiac sign)

References[edit]

  • "t)m"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 386b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 603a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 1618b-1619a