Appendix:Proto-Semitic/šim-

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This Proto-Semitic entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-Semitic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic *(ʔi-)sim- (name).

Noun[edit]

*šim-

  1. name

Descendants[edit]

  • East Semitic:
    • Akkadian: 𒈬 (šumu, šemu, šu'u) [MU]
  • Central Semitic:
  • South Semitic:
    • Epigraphic South Arabian: ms (sm), 𐩪𐩣 (sm, name)
    • Modern South Arabian:
      • Mehri: [script needed] (ham)
    • Ethiopian Semitic: