ܚܘܫܒܢܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ħuʃbɑnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħuʃbɑne(ʔ)] (plural)

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ܚ-ܫ-ܒ(ḥ-š-b) related to thinking. Compare Arabic حُسْبَان(ḥusbān) and Hebrew חֶשְׁבּוֹן(ḥešbôn).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ܚܘܫܒܢܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܚܘܫܒܢܐ)

  1. reckoning, enumeration, numbering, number
  2. arithmetic, calculation, computation
  3. account
  4. money
  5. census
  6. sheet, paper
  7. era
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic حُسْبَانَة(ḥusbāna).

NounEdit

ܚܘܫܒܢܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܚܘܫܒܢܐ)

  1. small cushion
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ḥwšbn”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français ∙ Syriac–English Dictionary ∙ قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 118b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 135b
  • 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. 435b