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Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Akkadian 𒀀𒍪 (asû [A.ZU]).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܐܣܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܐܣܘܬܐ‎, singular feminine counterpart ܐܣܝܬܐ‎)

  1. healer, physician, medical doctor
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek Ἀσία (Asía).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

ܐܣܝܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. Anatolia, Asia Minor
  2. (by extension) Asia

ReferencesEdit

  • ˀsy”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 14a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 22b
  • 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. 75a-b