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ܓܘܢܝܐ

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Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek γωνίᾱ (gōníā).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܓܘܢܝܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܓܘܢܝܐܣor ܓܘܢܘܬܐor ܓܘܢܝܬܐ‎)

  1. corner
  2. (geometry) angle, side
  3. carpenter's square, rule
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ܓ-ܢ-ܐ(ɡ-n-ʾ) related to disgracing.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡunnɑjɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡunnɑje(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܓܘܢܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܓܘܢܝܐ)

  1. insult, contumely
  2. reproach, blame, complaint
  3. calumny
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From the root ܓ-ܘ-ܐ(ɡ-w-ʾ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡawwɑnɑjɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡawwɑnɑje(ʔ)] (plural)

AdjectiveEdit

ܓܘܢܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܓܘܢܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܓܘܢܝܬܐ‎)

  1. common, general, universal
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • gwnyˀ”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • gwny”, 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, pp. 44a, 45a, 51a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 65a
  • 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. 217b