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๐“‹๐“ƒ€๐“…ฑ๐“ŒŸ

EgyptianEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

๐“‹ (ศb) + phonetic complement ๐“ƒ€ (b) + ๐“…ฑ (w) + determinative ๐“ŒŸ (qs, โ€œboneโ€).

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic *leb (compare Tangale labata, Mukulu สพelbi).[1]

NounEdit

๐“‹๐“ƒ€๐“…ฑ๐“ŒŸ (3bw)

  1. elephant

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

  1. ^ Vladimir Orel & Olga Stolboga, Hamito-Semitic Etymological Dictionary: Materials for a Reconstruction, s.v. โ€œ1662 *leb- โ€˜elephantโ€™โ€ (Leiden: Brill, 1995), 360.