ܐܣܝܬܐ

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Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Akkadian 𒀀𒍪 ‎(asû [A.ZU]).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʔɑsiθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʔɑsjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܐܣܝܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܐܣܝܬܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܐܣܝܐ)

  1. healer, physician, medical doctor; midwife; nurse
  2. healing
  3. medicine, salve

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • )syh”, 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. 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. 73a