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Classical SyriacEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Arabic نَحْنُ(naḥnu) and Hebrew אֲנַחְנוּ(ʾănaḥnû).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ܐܢܚܢܢ (ʾənaḥnanc (singular ܐܢܐ‎)

  1. (personal, archaic, literary, formal) we
  2. (intensive, archaic, literary, formal) we ourselves

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ḥnn”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-06-27
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 149a
  • 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. 60b