ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ر م ح(r-m-ḥ) related to pikes and attacks. Compare Aramaic רוּמְחָא‎ /‎ ܪܘܡܚܐ(rumḥā), absolute state רוּמַח(rumaḥ), ܪܡܘܚ(rəmuḥ), Hebrew רומח(rómaḥ, spear), Ge'ez ርምሕ, ረምሕ (rəmḥ, rämḥ, spear), Old South Arabian 𐩧𐩣𐩢(spear), Shehri rúmaḥ (spear), Mehri rəmḥāt, rəmēḥ (spear), Ugaritic 𐎎𐎗𐎈 (mrḥ), Semitic loanword Egyptian mrḥ (/murḥa/, spear). Possibly related to Old Armenian ռումբ (ṙumb, projectile; spear).

NounEdit

رُمْح (rumḥm (plural رِمَاح(rimāḥ) or أَرْمَاح(ʾarmāḥ))

  1. spear
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Kurdish:
    Northern Kurdish: rim, rimb
    Central Kurdish: ڕم(rim)

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ر م ح(r-m-ḥ).

VerbEdit

رَمَحَ (ramaḥa) I, non-past يَرْمَحُ‎‎ (yarmaḥu)

  1. to goad, to spear, to lance, to pierce, to thrust
ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

رَمْح (ramḥm

  1. verbal noun of رَمَحَ (ramaḥa) (form I)
DeclensionEdit