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Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Modified from ܗܢܝܢ(hennên, they), with the initial consonant quiescing.



ܐܢܝܢ (transliteration neededf pl (singular ܗܝ‎, singular masculine counterpart ܗܘ‎, plural masculine counterpart ܐܢܘܢ‎)

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



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

  1. often used as a third-person plural feminine direct object; them
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  • ˀnyn”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Brockelmann, Carl (1895) Lexicon Syriacum (in la), 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