סוף

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Aramaic סוֹף(sōp̄)[1][2]

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Noun[edit]

סוֹף (sófm (plural indefinite סוֹפִים‎, singular construct סוֹף־, plural construct סוֹפֵי־‎)

  1. An end, a finish.
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  • Yiddish: סוף(sof)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Late Egyptian ṯwfj (papyrus; papyrus thicket).[3][4]

Noun[edit]

סוּף (súfm

  1. reed, (biblical) bulrush, papyrus
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Haupt, Paul (1917), “Syriac sífṯâ, lip, and sáu̮pâ, end”, in Journal of the Society of Oriental Research[1], volume 1, page 92
  2. ^ Wagner, Max (1966) Die lexikalischen und grammatikalischen Aramaismen im alttestamentlichen Hebräisch (Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft; 96) (in German), Berlin: Alfred Töpelmann, →ISBN, page 87 Nr. 199
  3. ^ Erman, Adolf; Grapow, Hermann (1931) Wörterbuch der ägyptischen Sprache, volume 5, Berlin: Akademie-Verlag, →ISBN, page 359.6–359.10
  4. ^ Černý, Jaroslav (1976) Coptic Etymological Dictionary, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 322

Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew סוֹף(sóf).

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Noun[edit]

סוף (sofm

  1. end
    פֿון אָנהייב ביזן סוף‎‎ ― fun onheyb bizn soffrom beginning to end

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