ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Classical Arabic صَيْدُون(Ṣaydūn), from Classical Syriac ܨܰܝܕ݁ܳܢ(Ṣaydon) from Phoenician 𐤑𐤉𐤃𐤅𐤍(Ṣīdūn). Cognate with Aramaic ܨܝܕܘܢ(Ṣīdōn), Hebrew צִידוֹן(Ṣīḏōn), Ancient Greek Σιδών (Sidṓn), Latin Sīdōn.

Proper nounEdit

صَيْدَا (ṣaydāf

  1. Sidon, Saïda