ሰማይ

AmharicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *šamāy- (sky, heaven).

NounEdit

ሰማይ (sämaym

  1. heaven
  2. sky

Ge'ezEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *šamāy- (sky, heaven).

NounEdit

ሰማይ (sämay) (accusative singular ሰማየ, plural ሰማያት)

  1. heaven
    • Genesis 1:1:
      በቀዳሚ ፡ ገብረ ፡ እግዚአብሔር ፡ ሰማየ ፡ ወምድረ ።
      bäḳädami - gäbrä - ʾəgziʾäbḥer - sämayä - wämdərä .
      In the beginning God created Heaven and Earth.
  2. sky

TigrinyaEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *šamāy- (sky, heaven).

NounEdit

ሰማይ (sämaym

  1. heaven
  2. sky
  3. firmament