ܐܣܛܪܛ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin strāta, from strātus, perfect passive participle of sternō (spread out, extend).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʔɛs.tˤ(ə.)ˈrɑtˤ]

NounEdit

ܐܣܛܪܛ (ʾesṭərāṭf (plural ܐܣܛܪܐܛܘܣ‎)

  1. street, paved road

DescendantsEdit

  • Arabic: صِرَاط(ṣirāṭ)

ReferencesEdit

  • ˀsṭrṭ”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2012-10-06
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français ∙ Syriac–English Dictionary ∙ قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 15a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 23b
  • 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. 71a