יומא

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *yawm-.

Noun[edit]

יוֹמָא (yōmām (plural יוֹמָתָאor יוֹמַיָּא‎)

  1. day
  2. (plural) time
  3. (uncountable) daytime, daylight

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Usage notes[edit]

  • In older dialects, the plural יוֹמָתָא(yōmāṯā) is used more commonly for the meaning of "time", and the plural יוֹמַיָּא(yōmayyā) is used more commonly for "days", although they are interchangeable for both meanings.
  • In later dialects, the plural יוֹמַיָּא(yōmayyā) is more common for all meanings.

Lishana Deni[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Aramaic יוֹמָא(yōmā), from earlier יַוְמָא(yawmā).

Noun[edit]

יומא (yōmam (plural יומיה(yōme) or יומאתא(yōmāṯa))

  1. day

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