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Classical Syriac[edit]


Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic مَع (maʿ) and Hebrew עִם (ʿim).


ܥܡ (transliteration needed)

  1. with, together with, alongside
  2. (after verbs of fighting, etc.) with, against
  3. at, on, upon, along
  4. (temporally) during
  5. notwithstanding, in spite of
  6. towards, for

Takes type-I suffixes.

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]


ܥܡ (transliteration needed)

  1. absolute singular of ܥܡܐ
  2. construct singular of ܥܡܐ


  • "(m" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 255a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 416a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1107b