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See also: ־יםand י־ם

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HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *yamm-.

NounEdit

יָם (yamm (plural indefinite יַמִּים, singular construct יַם־, plural construct יַמֵּי־) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. sea, ocean
  2. (biblical) west (cardinal direction)
  3. (slang) a lot
  4. the bottom grindstone (used for grinding flour)

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YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew ים (yam).

NounEdit

ים (yamm, plural ימים (yamem) or ימען (yamen)

  1. sea, ocean

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