ܚܬܐ

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Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *ʾaḫwat-.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܚܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܐܚܘܬܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܐܚܐ)

  1. sister
  2. nun
  3. (figuratively) companion; relation, similarity

Etymology 2Edit

From Akkadian [script needed] ‎(ḫittu)[Cuneiform needed].

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ħɛttɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɛtte(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܚܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܚܬܐ)

  1. beam, plank (especially one resting on piles or pillars)
  2. (by extension) plank bridge, wooden bridge
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ħɛttɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɛtte(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܚܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܚܬܐ)

  1. Alternative form of ܚܬܬܐ
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • )xh”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • xt”, 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. 5a, 120a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 163b
  • 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. 503b
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