Appendix:Proto-Semitic/yamīn-

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This entry contains Proto-Semitic reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-SemiticEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic *yamin- (right hand). Cognate with Egyptian jmn (right, west).

NounEdit

*yamīn-

  1. right, right hand

DescendantsEdit

  • Akkadian: [script?] (imnu)
  • Amharic: የማን (yäman)
  • Arabic: يَمِين (yamīn)
  • Aramaic:
  • Hebrew: יָמִין (yāmîn)
  • Old South Arabian: 𐩺𐩣𐩬 (ymn)
  • Ugaritic: 𐎊𐎎𐎐 (ymn)

Onomastics and borrowed termsEdit

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