ܐܝܕܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *yad-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʔiðɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʔiðe(ʔ)], [ʔiðajjɑ(ʔ)], [ʔiðawwɑθɑ(ʔ)], [ʔiðahhɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܐܝܕܐ (ˀīḏāf (plural ܐܝܕܗܬܐor ܐܝܕܘܬܐor ܐܝܕܝܐor ܐܝܕܐ)

  1. (anatomy) hand; forearm, arm
  2. fist
  3. (animal anatomy) paw, forepaw
  4. glove
  5. armrest
  6. handle
  7. axle (of a wheel)
  8. clapper (of a bell)
  9. side, bank, shore
  10. (figuratively) power, might, dominion
  11. (figuratively) laying on of hands, ordination
Usage notesEdit

Usually, the plurals ܐܝܕܐ(ʾīḏēʾ) and ܐܝܕܝܐ(ʾīḏayyāʾ) are used for literal or animate senses while ܐܝܕܘܬܐ(ʾīḏawwāṯāʾ) and ܐܝܕܗܬܐ(ʾīḏahhāṯāʾ) are used for figurative or inanimate senses.

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Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʔe(j)ðɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʔe(j)ðe(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܐܝܕܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܐܝܕܐ)

  1. Alternative form of ܥܐܕܐ
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • yd”, 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, p. 136b-137a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 186a
  • 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. 31b

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EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

ܐܝܕ̣ܐ (iḏof

  1. (anatomy) hand