هما

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Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

هُمَا (humām du, f du (enclitic form ـهُمَا (-humā) or ـهِمَا (-himā))

  1. they both, the two of them (masculine or feminine dual subject pronoun)

Suffix[edit]

ـهُمَا or ـهِمَا (-humā or -himām du, f du (enclitic form of هُمَا (humā))

  1. their, them (masculine or feminine dual bound object pronoun).

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “هما”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier همای (homây), from Middle Persian hwmʾy (humāy).

Noun[edit]

هما (homâ)

  1. lammergeier
  2. (Iranian mythology) Huma bird

Proper noun[edit]

هما (homâ)

  1. A female given name Homa

Tunisian Arabic[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

هما (humāpl

  1. they