תהום

See also: תּהום

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *tihām-.

NounEdit

תְּהוֹם (t'hómm or f

  1. abyss, void, deep, depth
    • Psalm 42 verse 7:
      תְּהוֹם-אֶל-תְּהוֹם קוֹרֵא, לְקוֹל צִנּוֹרֶיךָ; כָּל-מִשְׁבָּרֶיךָ וְגַלֶּיךָ, עָלַי עָבָרוּ.‎‎
      Deep calleth unto deep at the noise of thy waterfalls: All thy waves and thy billows are gone over me.
  2. (figuratively) large difference

DescendantsEdit

  • Aramaic: תְהוֹמָא / ܬܗܘܿܡܵܐ(təhōmā)
  • Yiddish: תּהום(tom)