ܬܘܡܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *θūm-; cognate with Akkadian 𒋧 (šūmū [ŠÚM]), Arabic ثُوم (ṯūm), Hebrew שׁוּם (šûm).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tumɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tume(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܬܘܡܐ m (plural ܬܘܡܐ)

  1. garlic
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tawmɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tawme(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܬܘܡܐ m (plural ܬܘܡܐ)

  1. (medicine) (possibly) unripe ulcer
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tumɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tume(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܬܘܡܐ m (plural ܬܘܡܐ)

  1. Alternative form of ܬܘܡܘܣ.
InflectionEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Proper nounEdit

ܬܘܡܐ m

  1. Alternative spelling of ܬܐܘܡܐ.

ReferencesEdit

  • "twm" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 389a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 608a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1631a
Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 13:59