Classical SyriacEdit


  • (Classical Edessan) IPA(key): [q(ə.)ˈno.mɑ]
  • (Eastern Syriac) IPA(key): [ˈqno.mɑ]
  • (Western Syriac) IPA(key): [ˈ]


ܩܢܘܡܐ (qənōmām (plural ܩܢܘܡܐ (qənōmē))

  1. person, self, individual
  2. face
  3. substance, figure, body
  4. essence, being
  5. (Christianity, theology) hypostasis, substantive reality


Coordinate termsEdit


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