אתא

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *awayat-, cognate with Hebrew אוֹת(ʾōṯ, sign) and Arabic آية(ʾāya, sign).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

אתא ('ataf (plural אתותא‎)

  1. sign, banner, flag

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Arabic أتى (ʾaṯā, “to come”), Ge'ez አተወ (ʾätäwä, “to go home”).

Verb[edit]

אתא (ʾaṯā)

  1. to come, to arrive
  2. to bring

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