תאום

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Related to Akkadian [script?] (tu'amu), Aramaic תְּיוֹמָא (t'yoma), Classical Syriac ܬܐܡܐ (tāmā), Arabic توأم (tauʾam).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

תְּאוֹם (t'ómm (plural indefinite form תְּאוֹמִים, singular construct form תְּאוֹם־, plural construct form תְּאוֹמֵי־; feminine counterpart תְּאוֹמָה)

  1. A (male) twin, a twin brother: one of two siblings born after a single pregnancy.

Usage notesEdit

  • Found chiefly in the plural forms.

Derived termsEdit

  • תְּאוֹמָה (t'omá)
  • תְּאוֹמִים (t'omím)

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Last modified on 29 September 2013, at 23:07