ܨܘܝܒܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ܨ-ܘ-ܒ(ṣ-w-b) related to visiting.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [sˤujjɑvɑ] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sˤujjɑve] (plural)

NounEdit

ܨܘܝܒܐ (ṣuyyāḇām (plural ܨܘܝܒܐ (ṣuyyāḇē))

  1. preparation

InflectionEdit

Proper nounEdit

ܨܘܝܒܐ (ṣuyyāḇām

  1. (Christianity) Advent

ReferencesEdit

  • ṣwyb”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 475b
  • 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 1279a