אמא

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AramaicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *ʾimm-

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

אמא ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural אמהתא, masculine counterpart אבא)

  1. mother
    • בראשית רבה ע, טז
      [כט, יז] "וְעֵינֵי לֵאָה רַכּוֹת", אֲמוֹרָאֵיהּ דְּרַבִּי יוֹחָנָן תִּרְגֵּם קוֹדְמוֹי: וְעֵינֵי לֵאָה הֲווֹ רַכִּיכִין, אֲמַר לֵיהּ: עֵינוֹהִי דְּאִימָּךְ הֲווֹ רַכִּיכִין

ReferencesEdit

  • )m”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Jastrow, Marcus (1903) A Dictionary of the Targumim, the Talmud Babli and Yerushalmi, and the Midrashic Literature, London, New York: Luzac & Co., G.P. Putnam's Sons
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *ʾimm-

NounEdit

אִמָּא ‎(ímmaf ‎(masculine counterpart אבא)

  1. mom

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