Database of Arabic Loan Words from Amharic and Syriac

Synopsis

Amharic and Syriac are so called "Semitic" languages, a word refers to the heaven.


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Class: Grammatical class ClassDomain: Semantic domain
Meaning: simple common meaning

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ID Amharic IPA Amharic IPA Arabic Amharic Arabic Syriac Arabic IPA Arabic IPA Syriac Syriac Class Domain Meaning
1 ነፍስ /nɛfɨs/ /nafs/ نَفْس نَسْمَة /nasma/ /nʃamta/ ܢܫܲܡܬܵܐ N soul
2 ባሕር /bahɨr/ /baħr/ بَحْر يَم /jam/ /jama/ ܝܲܡܵܐ N sea
3 ገነት /gɛnɛt/ /dʒanna/ جَنَّة بُسْتَان /bustaːn/ /bɪstana/ ܒܸܣܬܵܢܵܐ N garden
4 ጥርስ /tˤɨrɨs/ /dˤirs/ ضِرْس سِن /sin/ /ʃɪna/ ܫܸܢܵܐ N tooth
5 ሰው /sawiː/ /sawiː/ سَوِي نَاس /naːs/ /naʃa/ ܐ݇ܢܵܫܵܐ N human
8 ቅጠል /kʼɨtˤɛl/ /ʔaχdˤar/ أخْضَر جُون /dʒuːn/ /gawna/ ܓܵܘܢܵܐ N green
9 ሰማያዊ /sɛmaːjawi/ /samaːwiː/ سَمَاوِي أزْرَق /ʔazraq/ /zarqa/ ܙܰܪܩܐ N blue
12 ንጹሕ /naːsˤiʕ/ /naːsˤiʕ/ نَاصِع حَوْر /ħawr/ /ħawɑra/ ܚܶܘܳܪܐ N white
14 መረቅ /mɛrɛkʼ/ /maraq/ مَرَق شُورْبة /ʃuːrba/ /ʃwrva/ ܫܘܼܪܒ݂ܵܐ N soupe
16 ውስጥ /wɨsɨtˤ/ /wasatˤ/ وَسَط جُوَّة /dʒuːwa/ /gaw/ ܓܵܘ N inner
17 ፎጣ /fotˤa/ /fuːtˤa/ فُوطَة مَخْمَل /maχmal/ /maħmɑlɑ/ ܡܰܚܡܳܠܳܐ N towel
18 ምሽት /mɨʃɨt/ /masaːʔ/ مَسَاء لَيْلَة /lajla/ /lajle/ ܠܲܝܠܹܐ N night
21 አመት /ʔɛmɛt/ /ʕaːm/ عَام سَنَة /sana/ /ʃɪne/ ܫܶ̈ܢܶܐ N DATE year
22 ግብፅ /gɨbɨtsˤ/ /qibtˤ/ قِبْط مِصْر /misˤr/ /masˤrjn/ ܡܶܨܪܝܢ N NAME Egypt
23 ወረቀት /wɛrɛkʼɛt/ /waraqa/ وَرَقة سَطْر /satˤr/ /ʃtˤra/ ܫܛܪܐ N document
24 ሰብ /sɛb/ /ʃaʕb/ شَعْب أُمَّة /ʔaumma/ /ʔwmta/ ܐܘܡܬܐ N nation

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