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See also: ܕܡܘܬܐ

Classical Syriac[edit]


From the root ܪ-ܘ-ܡ(r-w-m) related to height.


  • IPA(key): [rɑmuθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rɑmwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)


ܪܡܘܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܪܡܘܬܐ)

  1. height, elevation, altitude
  2. elation, pride, haughtiness
  3. (grammar, orthography, phonetics) contraction, syncope



  • rmw”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary : قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 342a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 543a
  • 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, pp. 1470b-1471a