תם

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: תּםand תׄם

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
ת־מ־ם

From the root ת־מ־ם(t-m-m). Related to Maltese temm, Arabic تَمَّ(tamma), تَمَام(tamām).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

תַּם (tám) (pa'al construction)

  1. to be finished, completed

Adjective[edit]

תָּם (tám) (feminine תַּמָּה‎, masculine plural תַּמִּים‎, feminine plural תַּמּוֹת‎) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. complete, perfect
  2. innocent, honest, having integrity
  3. simple, naive, unsophisticated
  4. (Jewish law, of an animal) not dangerous

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

תֹּם (tómm

  1. defective spelling of תום