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ܬܥܠܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *θaʿlab-. Compare Akkadian šēlebu[Cuneiform needed], Arabic ثَعْلَب (ṯaʿlab), Hebrew שׁוּעָל (šûʿāl), and Ugaritic 𐎘𐎓𐎍𐎁 (ṯʿlb).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [taʕlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [taʕle(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܬܥܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܬܥܠܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܬܥܠܬܐ)

  1. fox

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "t(l" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 395a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 617a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1657b