سمي

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See also: سمى‎, سمی, and شمي

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root س م و(s-m-w); compare سَمَا(samā, to be high, to be exalted).

Adjective[edit]

سَمِيّ (samiyy) (feminine سَمِيَّة(samiyya), masculine plural أَسْمِيَاء(ʾasmiyāʾ), elative أَسْمَى(ʾasmā))

  1. high, lofty
  2. exalted, sublime
Declension[edit]
References[edit]
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884), “سمي”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary, London: W.H. Allen
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “سمو”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root س م و(s-m-w), based on the biliteral root س م(s-m) of اِسْم(ism, name).

Adjective[edit]

سَمِيّ (samiyy) (feminine سَمِيَّة(samiyya), masculine plural أَسْمِيَاء(ʾasmiyāʾ), elative أَسْمَى(ʾasmā))

  1. homogeneous, of the same name
  2. similar
Declension[edit]
References[edit]

Noun[edit]

سَمِيّ (samiyym (plural أَسْمِيَاء(ʾasmiyāʾ))

  1. namesake
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

سُمِّي (summī) (form I)

  1. second-person feminine singular active imperative of سَمَّ(samma)

Etymology 4[edit]

Verb[edit]

سُمِيَ (sumiya) (form I)

  1. third-person masculine singular past passive of سَمَا(samā)

Etymology 5[edit]

Verb[edit]

سِمِي (simī) (form I)

  1. second-person feminine singular active imperative of وَسَمَ(wasama)

Verb[edit]

سُمِي (sumī) (form I)

  1. second-person feminine singular active imperative of وَسُمَ(wasuma)

Etymology 6[edit]

Verb[edit]

سَمِّي (sammī) (form II)

  1. second-person feminine singular active imperative of سَمَّى(sammā)

Verb[edit]

سُمِّيَ (summiya) (form II)

  1. third-person masculine singular past passive of سَمَّى(sammā)