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ܟܦܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *kapp-. Compare Akkadian 𒀉 (kappu [Á]), Arabic كَفّ (kaff), Hebrew כַּף (kaᵽ), and Ugaritic 𐎋𐎔 (kp).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kappɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kappe(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܟܦܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܟܦܐ)

  1. (anatomy) palm, hand
  2. glove
  3. handful
  4. bundle, sheaf
  5. cup, drinking vessel
  6. plate, dish
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܟܦܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. absolute singular of ܟܦܬܐ

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܟܦܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. emphatic plural of ܟܦܬܐ

ReferencesEdit

  • "kp" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 160a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 222a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 641b-642a