Reconstruction:Proto-Semitic/šim-

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This Proto-Semitic entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-SemiticEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic *(ʔi-)sim- ‎(name).

NounEdit

*šim-

  1. name

DescendantsEdit

  • East Semitic:
    • Akkadian: 𒈬 ‎(šumu, šemu, šu'u [MU])
  • Central Semitic:
  • South Semitic:
    • Modern South Arabian:
      • Mehri: [script needed] ‎(ham)
    • Ethiopian Semitic:
      • North Ethiopian:
      • South Ethiopian:
    • Old South Arabian: ms 𐩪𐩣 ‎(sm, name)