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Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Modified from ܗܢܘܢ (hennōn, they), with the initial consonant quiescing.



ܐܢܘܢ (transliteration neededm pl (singular ܗܘ, singular feminine counterpart ܗܝ, plural feminine counterpart ܐܢܝܢ)

  1. an enclitic used as a copula for a third-person plural masculine subject; they are
  2. (with a preceding first- or second-person plural pronoun) an enclitic used as a copula for a plural masculine subject; (we) are, (you) are
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Etymology 2Edit



ܐܢܘܢ (transliteration neededm pl (singular ܠܗ, singular feminine counterpart ܠܗ, plural feminine counterpart ܐܢܝܢ)

  1. often used as a third-person plural masculine direct object; them
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  • ˀnwn”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Brockelmann, Carl (1895) Lexicon Syriacum (in Latin), Berlin, Edinburgh: Reuther & Reichard, T. & T. Clark
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press