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Appendix:Proto-Semitic *θawr-

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Proto-Semitic

Etymology

Borrowed from or into Proto-Indo-European *tawros, *teh₂wros, or both originated from a common unknown source; compare Latin taurus, Ancient Greek ταῦρος (tauros), Lithuanian tauras, Old Church Slavonic тѹръ (turŭ), Welsh tarw etc.

Noun

*θawr-

  1. bull, ox

Descendants

  • Akkadian: (šūru)
  • Arabic: ثور (ṯawr)
  • Aramaic:
    Syriac: ܬܘܪܐ (tawrā’)
    Hebrew: תורא (tawrā’)
  • Eblaite: 𒄞𒌉 (šu-lum) [GU4.TUR]
  • Epigraphic South Arabian:
    • Minaean: Himjar ra.PNGHimjar wa.PNGHimjar th.PNG (ṯwr)
    • Qatabanian: Himjar ra.PNGHimjar wa.PNGHimjar th.PNG (ṯwr)
    • Sabaean: Himjar ra.PNGHimjar wa.PNGHimjar th.PNG (ṯwr), Himjar ra.PNGHimjar th.PNG (ṯr)
  • Ge'ez: ሶር (sor)
  • Hebrew: שׁוׂר (shor)
  • Tigre: ሶር (sor)
  • Tigrinya: ሶር (sor)
  • Ugaritic: 𐤓𐤈 (ṭr)