ܪܡܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rɑm(ə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rɑmɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܡܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܪܡܬܐ)

  1. hill, height, high place
Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܪܡܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf

  1. Arimathea
  2. Rameh

Adjective[edit]

ܪܡܬܐ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. feminine emphatic singular of ܪܡܐ
  2. feminine emphatic plural of ܪܡܐ

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Arabic رِمَّة ‎(rimma(t)) and Hebrew רִמָּה ‎(rimmâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rɛm(mə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rɛmmɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܡܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܪܡܬܐ)

  1. decay, rot
  2. maggot, worm
  3. dust
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ram(mə)θɑ(ʔ)], [rɑm(ə)θɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܪܡܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܪܡܐ)

  1. pool, pond
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • rmh”, 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, pp. 342a, 419a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 544a
  • 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. 1475b