א־ד־ם

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from the same ultimate root as ד־מ־ם(d-m-m, related to blood). See אָדָם(adám) for extensive discussion.

RootEdit

א־ד־ם (ʾ-d-m)

  1. Related to the color red.
  2. Related to earth, soil, land.
  3. Related to humanity, mankind, personhood.

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • א־ד־ם” in the Hebrew Terms Database of the Academy of Hebrew Language
  • א־ד־ם”, in Hebrew dictionary and conjugation tables, Pealim.com
  • A. Murtonen (1989), “ʾDM”, in Hebrew in Its West Semitic Setting, Part I, Section Bb, Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 83
  • Klein, Ernest (1987) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Hebrew Language for Readers of English[1], Jerusalem: Carta, →ISBN, page 7