Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ܐ-ܚ-ܕ(ʾ-ḥ-d) related to holding or containing. Compare Arabic أَخَذَ(ʾaḵaḏa) and Hebrew אָחַז(ʾāḥaz).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ܐܚܕ (ʾeḥaḏ)

  1. to take
  2. to inanimate things
  3. to hold
  4. to shut

Western Neo-AramaicEdit

Western Neo-Aramaic cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : ܐܰܚّܰܕ݂ (ʾaḥḥaḏ)

EtymologyEdit

From Aramaic ܚܕ(ḥad), from Proto-Semitic *ʾaḥad-.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

ܐܰܚّܰܕ݂ (ʾaḥḥaḏm (feminine ܐܶܚܕ݂ܰܐ(ʾeḥḏa))

  1. one