ܡܘܠܕܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ܘ-ܠ-ܕ(w-l-d) related to bearing children. Compare Arabic مَوْلِد(mawlid) and Hebrew מוֹלָד(môlāḏ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [mawlɑðɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mawlɑðe(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܡܘܠܕܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܡܘܠܕܐ)

  1. birth, nativity
  2. travail, parturition, childbirth, delivery
  3. producing, bringing forth
  4. generation
  5. lengthening, prolonging
  6. beginning, commencement
  7. (astronomy) new moon

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • mwld”, 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. 141a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 257b
  • 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. 725a