ܥܬܝܩܘܬܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ܥܬܝܩܐ(ʿattīqā(ʾ), old) +‎ -ܘܬܐ(-ūṯāʾ, abstract noun ending). Compare Arabic عَتَاقَة(ʿatāqa) and Hebrew עַתִּיקוּת(ʿattîqûṯ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܥܬܝܩܘܬܐ (transliteration needed) f (uncountable)

  1. antiquity, ancientness, oldness
  2. epoch, age
  3. old age

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ˁtyqw”, 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. 266b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 431b
  • 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. 1147b