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EtymologyEdit

From Sicilian ciumi (“river”, plural ciùmira), or rather a related southern Italian form (ciumara, sciumara).[1] Ultimately from Latin flūmen.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

xmara f (plural xmajjar)

  1. river

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Wortatlas der arabischen Dialekte, Band I: Mensch, Natur, Flora und Fauna. Brill, 2010.