ܣܝܩܘܡܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek σήκωμα (sḗkōma).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [se̝ˈqo.mɑ] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [se̝ˈqo.me] (plural)

NounEdit

ܣܹܝܩܘܿܡܵܐ (sêqōmām (plural ܣܹܝܩܘܿܡܹܐ (sēqōmē))

  1. measure, thing whereby one metes
  2. measured thing
  3. amount, computation, what has been computed
  4. reckoning, calculation, process of computation
  5. period, era
  6. agreement, contract, convention
  7. colophon

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Arabic: سَقُوم(saqūm)

ReferencesEdit

  • syqwm”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2018-06-22
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français ∙ Syriac–English Dictionary ∙ قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, page 235b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 376a
  • 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, page 1006b-1007a