Consonantal Yod Preceded by Hiriq

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Charles Loder
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Consonantal Yod Preceded by Hiriq

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Weird request, but could anyone supply an example of a consonantal yod preceded by a hiriq? i.e. consonant + hiriq + yod + dagesh/vowel/sheva

I this for some testing, but I don't have any software to easily find this nor can I think of any examples off hand. Biblical Hebrew is preferred, but rabbinic, liturgical, and modern are good as well. It may not ever occur either.
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Re: Consonantal Yod Preceded by Hiriq

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Are you good with dagesh in the letter? For example, סִיֵּם jumps immediately to mind, as do all kinds of adjectives with the genitilic suffix: מוֹאֲבִיּוֹת and יִשְׂרְאֵלִיּוֹת. There's רְעִיָּה and בְּנִיָּה, but I cannot think of any such combination that doesn't have dagesh.
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Re: Consonantal Yod Preceded by Hiriq

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Every Yod with a vowel that comes after Hiriq has a Dagesh (never mind if it is consonantal or not).
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Re: Consonantal Yod Preceded by Hiriq

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Ah! סִיֵּם works perfectly.

I wasn't considering the gentilics because the qamets-he or holem-vav endings introduce another level of orthographic complexity. I was really trying to isolate a case like in סִיֵּם. Again, a weird request...
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