Miriam is a feminine given name recorded in Biblical Hebrew, recorded in the Book of Exodus as the name of the sister of Moses, the prophetess Miriam. Spelling variants include French Myriam, German Mirjam, Mirijam; hypocoristic forms include Mira, Miri and Mimi. The name's etymology is unclear. Since many Levite names are of Egyptian origin, the name could come from the Egyptian mr "love", as in the Egyptian names mry.t-jmn "beloved of Amun" and mry.t-rꜥ "beloved of Ra". An older ...
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Look up Mariam in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Maryam or Mariam is the Aramaic form of the biblical name Miriam (the name of the prophetess Miriam, the sister of Moses). It is notably the name of Mary the mother of Jesus.
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For the given name see Miriam (given name), see Miriam (disambiguation). Miriam ( מִרְיָם Mīrəyām) was described in the Hebrew Bible as the daughter of Amram and Jochebed, and the older sister of Moses and Aaron. She was a prophetess and first appears in the Book of Exodus . The Torah refers to her as "Miriam the Prophetess" and ...
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Mirjam is a Dutch, Estonian, Finnish and German feminine given name cognate to Miriam. Notable people with the name include: Mirjam Bikker (born 1982), Dutch politician. Mirjam van Breeschooten (born 1970), Dutch model. Mirjam Gysling (born 1987), Swiss cyclist.
From Hebrew מִרְיָם (Miryam), possibly from Aramaic מרים (Maryām, “bitter”), from a root מר (m-r) meaning "to be bitter". The meaning of this name which is the Old Testament equivalent of Mary has been debated for centuries. Some other explanations are mutiny / rebellion / disobedience from a root מרי (m-r-y).
1. IPA(key): /ˈmɪɹɪəm/
Miriam 1. Sister of Moses and Aaron, and the daughter of Amram and Jochebed.quotations ▼ 1.1. 1611, The Holy Bible,[…] (King James Version), London: […] Robert Barker,[…], OCLC 964384981, Exodus 15:20: 1.1.1. And Miriamthe prophetess, the sister of Aaron, took a timbrel in her hand; and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dances. 2. A female given name from Hebrew.
Miriam f 1. A female given name, equivalent to English Miriam.
Miriam 1. A female given name, variant of Mirjam.
1. IPA(key): /ˈmɪr.jɑm/, (spelling pronunciation) /ˈmɪ.ri.ɑm/ 2. Hyphenation: Mir‧iam
Miriam f 1. A female given name, variant of Mirjam.
Miriam f 1. A female given name
1. IPA(key): [ˈmɪʁi̯aːm] 2. Hyphenation: Mi‧ri‧am
Miriam f 1. (biblical) Miriam 2. A female given name
Borrowed from Hebrew מִרְיָם. Doublet of Maria
1. (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈmi.ɾi.ɐ̃/, /ˈmi.ɾjɐ̃/
1. IPA(key): /ˈmiriam/
Miriam f 1. A female given name
1. Miriamin Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk
Miriam c (genitive Miriams) 1. A female given name, variant of Mirjam.
Miriam Bryant (born in Gothenburg, Sweden on 8 March 1991) is a Swedish-Finnish singer and songwriter. Albums. Raised in Rain (2013) (N12 in Sweden) Singles "Finders, Keepers" (2012) "Raised in Rain" (2012) "Push Play" (2013) (N13 in Sweden) "Find You" (2014) Zedd ft Matthew Koma and Miriam Bryant
Miriam Peretz. Miriam Peretz ( Hebrew: מרים פרץ ; born 10 April 1954) is an Israeli educator and public speaker. After the deaths of two of her sons during their service in the Israel Defense Forces, Peretz became a lecturer on Zionism and living with loss. She was the recipient of the Israel Prize in 2018, for lifetime achievement.