איום

HebrewEdit

Root
א־י־ם

AdjectiveEdit

אָיוֹם \ אָיֹם (ayom) (feminine אָיוּמָּה \ אָיֻמָּה‎, masculine plural אָיוּמִּים \ אָיֻמִּים‎, feminine plural אֲיוּמּוֹת \ אֲיֻמּוֹת‎)

  1. threatening, frightening, terrifying
    • Habakkuk 1:7, with translation of the American Standard Version:
      אָיֹם וְנוֹרָא הוּא מִמֶּנּוּ מִשְׁפָּטוֹ וּשְׂאֵתוֹ יֵצֵא׃‎‎
      'ayóm v'norá hú miménu mishpató us'etó yetsé.
      They are terrible and dreadful; Their judgment and their dignity proceed from themselves.
  2. terrible, unbearable

NounEdit

אִיּוּם (iyumm (plural indefinite אִיּוּמִים‎, plural construct אִיּוּמֵי־‎)

  1. a threat