ܛܒܥܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ܛ-ܒ-ܥ(ṭ-b-ʿ) related to sealing, from Akkadian 𒋰 (/ṭepû, ṭapû/, to attach, to append, to imprint or impress said of seals), from Akkadian 𒁾 (/ṭuppu/, tablet, inscription, impressed markings in clay or other materials), ultimately from Sumerian 𒁾 (dub). Compare Arabic طَبْع(ṭabʿ) and Hebrew טֶבַע(ṭéḇaʿ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tˤavʕɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˤavʕe(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܛܒܥܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܛܒܥܐ)

  1. seal, impression
  2. signet, stamp, mold/mould, die
  3. gem, precious stone
  4. (numismatics) coin
  5. (anatomy) hymen
  6. (medicine) pill
  7. (Christianity) eucharistic bread signed with the cross
  8. authenticity
  9. signature
  10. text
  11. opinion
  12. type, style, character, meter/metre
  13. quagmire, muddy spot
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ܛ-ܒ-ܥ(ṭ-b-ʿ) related to sealing.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tˤ(ə)vɑʕɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˤ(ə)vɑʕe(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܛܒܥܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܛܒܥܐ)

  1. sealing, setting
  2. mold/mould
  3. sunset
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ṭbˁ”, 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. 122a-b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 167a
  • 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. 512a