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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 Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 255a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 416a
  • 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. 1107b