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ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

هُمَا (humām du, f du (enclitic form ـهُمَا (-humā) or ـهِمَا (-himā))

  1. they both, the two of them (masculine or feminine dual subject pronoun)

SuffixEdit

ـهُمَا or ـهِمَا (-humā or -himām du, f du (enclitic form of هُمَا (humā))

  1. their, them (masculine or feminine dual bound object pronoun).

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “هما”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier همای (homây), from Middle Persian hwmʾy (humāy).

NounEdit

هما (homâ)

  1. lammergeier
  2. (Iranian mythology) Huma bird

Proper nounEdit

هما (homâ)

  1. A female given name Homa

Tunisian ArabicEdit

PronounEdit

هما (humāpl

  1. they