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Reconstruction:Proto-Semitic/dubb-

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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 *dab- (big animal). Cognate with Egyptian db.

NounEdit

*dubb-

  1. bear

DescendantsEdit

  • Akkadian: 𒁕𒁍𒌑 (dabû)
  • Amharic: [script needed] (dǝbb)
  • Arabic: دُبّ (dubb)
  • Aramaic:
    Syriac: ܕܒܐ (debbāʾ)
    Hebrew: דבא (debā)
  • Hebrew: דוב / דב (dōḇ)
  • Tigre: [script needed] (dǝbb)
  • Tigrinya: [script needed] (dǝbbi)
  • Ugaritic: 𐎄𐎁 (db)