ܐܘܫܥܢܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew הוֹשַׁע־נָא(hôšaʿ-nâ), apparently via Ancient Greek ὡσαννά (hōsanná).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʔoʃaʕnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʔoʃaʕne(ʔ)] (plural)

InterjectionEdit

ܐܘܫܥܢܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. hosanna

NounEdit

ܐܘܫܥܢܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܐܘܫܥܢܐ)

  1. hosanna
  2. (in the plural) Palm Sunday
  3. (in the plural, by extension) palm branches

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ˀwšˁnˀ”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français ∙ Syriac–English Dictionary ∙ قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, pp. 5a, 402b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 8b
  • Sokoloff, Michael (2009) A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, Winona Lake, Indiana; Piscataway, New Jersey: Eisenbrauns; Gorgias Press, p. 23b