ܐܣܝܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Akkadian 𒀀𒍪 (asû [A.ZU]).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܐܣܝܐ m (plural ܐܣܘܬܐ ; singular feminine counterpart ܐܣܝܬܐ)

  1. healer, physician, medical doctor
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • ܐܣܝ

Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek Ἀσία (Asía).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

ܐܣܝܐ f

  1. Anatolia, Asia Minor
  2. (by extension) Asia

ReferencesEdit

  • ")sy" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 14a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 22b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 75a-b
Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 15:08