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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]


From Ancient Greek τῑμή (tīmḗ).


  • IPA(key): [tˁimɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁime(ʔ)] (plural)


ܛܝܡܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܛܝܡܐܐ or ܛܝܡܐ)

  1. honor/honour
  2. worth, value
  3. price, fee

Usage notes[edit]

Although feminine in the singular, ܛܝܡܐ behaves as a masculine noun in the plural.



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