ܡ

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ܡ U+0721, ܡ
SYRIAC LETTER MIM
ܠ
[U+0720]
Syriac ܢ
[U+0722]

Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܡ

  1. Syriac letter meem

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤌(m, mem). Compare Arabic (m) and Hebrew מ(m).

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܡ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. meem, thirteenth letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

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See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܡ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number forty (40)

References[edit]

  • m”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 176a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 246a
  • Sokoloff, Michael (2009) A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, Winona Lake, Indiana; Piscataway, New Jersey: Eisenbrauns; Gorgias Press, p. 700a