ܚܬܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *ʾaḫwat-.

Alternative formsEdit

  • ܐܚܬܐ

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܚܬܐ f (plural ܐܚܘܬܐ ; singular masculine counterpart ܐܚܐ)

  1. sister
  2. nun
  3. (figuratively) companion; relation, similarity

Etymology 2Edit

From Akkadian [script?] (ḫittu)[Cuneiform?].

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ħɛttɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɛtte(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܚܬܐ f (plural ܚܬܐ)

  1. beam, plank (especially one resting on piles or pillars)
  2. (by extension) plank bridge, wooden bridge
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ħɛttɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɛtte(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܚܬܐ f (plural ܚܬܐ)

  1. Alternative form of ܚܬܬܐ.
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 3 August 2013, at 17:16