ܝܡܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Hebrew יָם (yām), Ugaritic 𐎊𐎎 (ym), and Arabic يَمّ (yamm). The Arabic word is borrowed from Northwest Semitic.

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Noun[edit]

ܝܡܐ m (plural ܝܡܡܐ)

  1. sea, large lake
  2. pond, swamp, marsh

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References[edit]

  • "ym" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 141b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 193a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 575b
  • Stefan Weninger, The Semitic Languages: An International Handbook, Walter de Gruyter, 2011, ISBN 3110251582, page 191

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