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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

  • )sy”, 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