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Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Arabic كَتِف ‎(katif) and Hebrew כָּתֵף ‎(kāṯēᵽ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kaθpɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kaθpe(ʔ)], [kaθpɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܟܬܦܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܟܬܦܬܐ or ܟܬܦܐ)

  1. (anatomy) shoulder
  2. (figuratively) side (especially upper side)
  3. tie, bind
  4. (botany) vine shoot; fruit-bearing part of vine
  5. (music) alternate part of chant

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ReferencesEdit

  • ktp”, 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, p. 165b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 231b
  • 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. 663a
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