ܪܥܡܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܥ-ܡ ‎(r-ʿ-m) related to thundering. Compare Hebrew רַעַם ‎(ráʿam).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [raʕmɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [raʕme(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܥܡܐ ‎(raˁmām ‎(plural ܪܥܡܐ)

  1. thunder, thundering
  2. sound, clamor/clamour
  3. resonance, sonorousness

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • r(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. 350b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 546b
  • 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. 1482a