ܥܢܢܐ

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Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Compare Arabic عَنَان ‎(ʿanān) and Hebrew עָנָן ‎(ʿānān).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)nɑnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)nɑne(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܥܢܢܐ ‎(ʕnānā’f ‎(plural ܥܢܢܐ)

  1. cloud
  2. cloudiness
  3. (alchemy) quicksilver, mercury
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Compare Arabic عِنِّين ‎(ʿinnīn).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʕannɑnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕannɑne(ʔ)] (plural)

AdjectiveEdit

ܥܢܢܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܥܢܢܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܥܢܢܬܐ)

  1. sexually impotent
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • (nn”, 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. 257a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 420b
  • 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. 1118a
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