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ܨܠܘܬܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ܨ-ܠ-ܐ (IPA(key): /sˁ-l-ʔ/) related to bending or bowing down.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [sˁ(ə)loθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sˁ(ə)lawwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܨܠܘܬܐ (transliteration needed) f (plural ܨܠܘܬܐ)

  1. prayer
  2. temple, sanctuary
  3. (Christianity, theology) reconciliation, readmission to communion

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "clw" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 302a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 479a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 1286b-1287a