Assyrian Neo-Aramaic edit

Assyrian Neo-Aramaic numbers (edit)
60
 ←  5 ܘ.
6
7  → 
    Cardinal: ܐܸܫܬܵܐ (ištā)
    Ordinal: ܫܬܝܼܬ݂ܵܝܵܐ (štīṯāyā)
    Multiplier: ܡܫܲܬܬ݂ܵܐ (mšatṯā)
    Fractional: ܫܘܼܬܬ݂ܵܐ (šutṯā)

Etymology 1 edit

Root
ܫ ܬ ܬ (š t t)
3 terms

From Aramaic שִׁתָּא (štā) with a prosthetic alaph, from Proto-Semitic *šidṯ-; compare Arabic سِتَّة (sitta), Hebrew שִׁישָּׁה (shishá) and Akkadian 𒐋 (šedištum).

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

  • (standard) IPA(key): [ʔɪʃ.tɑː]

Numeral edit

ܐܸܫܬܵܐ (ištām (feminine ܐܸܫܸܬ (iššit), construct ܐܸܫܬܵܬ݂ (ištāṯ))

  1. six (6)

Etymology 2 edit

From Aramaic אֵשְׁתָּא (ʾeštā), from Proto-Semitic *ʕašt- (one); compare Arabic اِسْت (ist, bottom) and Hebrew שֵׁת (shet, bottom), Biblical Hebrew עַשְׁתֵּי (ʿashtē, one) and Akkadian 𒁹 (ištēn, one).

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

  • (standard) IPA(key): [ʔɪʃ.taː]

Noun edit

ܐܸܫܬܵܐ (ištāf sg (plural ܐܸܫܬܵܬ݂ܹ̈ܐ (ištāṯē) or ܐܸܫܬܵܝܵܬ݂ܹ̈ܐ (ištāyāṯē))

  1. bottom, base, foundation
  2. (anatomy) buttock, backside
Inflection edit

Classical Syriac edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Proto-Semitic *ʔiš- (fire).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ʔɛʃʃɑθɑ(ʔ)]

Noun edit

ܐܫܬܐ (ʼeššāṯāf (plural ܐܫܬܘܬܐ)

  1. fever, fire
Inflection edit
See also edit

Etymology 2 edit

From the root ܫ-ܬ (š-t). Compare Arabic اِسْت (ist) and Hebrew שֵׁת (šēṯ).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ܐܫܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܐܫܬܬܐ or ܐܫܝܬܐ)

  1. bottom, base, foundation
  2. (anatomy) buttock, backside
Inflection edit

Etymology 3 edit

Pronunciation edit

Numeral edit

ܐܫܬܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. Alternative form of ܫܬܐ

References edit

  • “ˀšt”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project[1], Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • “ˀšh”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project[2], Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français ∙ Syriac–English Dictionary ∙ قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, pp. 384b-385a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 31a-b
  • 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. 108a-b

Turoyo edit

Turoyo numbers (edit)
60
 ←  5 6 7  → 
    Cardinal: ܐܷܫܬܐ (ëšto)
    Ordinal: ܕܰܢ ܐܷܫܬܐ (dan ëšto), ܫܬܝܬ݂ܳܝܐ (štiṯoyo)

Etymology edit

From Aramaic ܫܬܐ (šəttā), from Proto-Semitic *šidṯatum.

Pronunciation edit

Numeral edit

ܐܷܫܬܐ (ëštom (feminine ܫܶܬ݂ (šeṯ))

  1. six