ܩܘܕܫܐ

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Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ܩ-ܕ-ܫ ‎(q-d-š) related to holiness. Compare Arabic قُدْس ‎(quds) and Hebrew קֹדֶשׁ ‎(qṓḏeš).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [quðʃɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [quðʃe(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܩܘܕܫܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܘܕܫܐ)

  1. holiness, sanctity
  2. holy object
  3. oblation, sacrifice
  4. (Christianity) Eucharist
  5. (ecclesiastical) consecration, dedication
  6. holy place, shrine, sanctuary, temple
InflectionEdit

Irregular absolute and construct singular with a varying Waw.

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ܩ-ܕ-ܫ ‎(q-d-š) related to holiness. Compare Arabic قُدَّاس ‎(quddās).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [quddɑʃɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [quddɑʃe(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܩܘܕܫܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܘܕܫܐ)

  1. hallowing, sanctification
  2. oblation, sacrifice
  3. liturgy, mass
  4. (Christianity) Eucharist, Communion
  5. (Christianity) recitation of the Sanctus
  6. (ecclesiastical) consecration, dedication
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • qwd$”, 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, pp. 310b-311a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, pp. 492b-493a
  • 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. 1325a-b