ܡܘܚܐ

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Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *muḫḫ-(head; brain; marrow).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [muħɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [muħe(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܡܘܚܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܡܘܚܐ)

  1. (anatomy) brain; skull
  2. (figuratively) any soft substance inside a hard shell; marrow, fat, egg yolk, etc.
  3. bald head

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ReferencesEdit

  • mwx”, 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. 180a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 257a
  • 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. 723b

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