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רוחא

AramaicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *rūḥ- (to blow, breathe; spirit). Cognate with Hebrew רוּחַ (ruaħ), Arabic روح (rúaħ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

רוחא c (plural רוחנא or רוחתא or רוחא)

  1. spirit, ghost
  2. wind (movement of air)
  3. breath

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

רוחא m (uncountable)

  1. (grammar) vowel equivalent to /o/