Assyrian Neo-Aramaic edit

Root
ܫ ܒ ܥ(š b ˁ)
4 terms

Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Classical Syriac derived from ⁧ܫܲܒ݂ܥܵܐ(šaḇˁā, seven); compare Arabicأُسْبُوع(ʔusbūʕ) and Hebrewשָׁבוּעַ(shavúa').

Pronunciation edit

  • (standard) IPA(key): [ʃɑːwoːʕɑː]

Noun edit

ܫܵܒ݂ܘܿܥܵܐ (šāḇōˁām sg (pluralܫܵܒ݂ܘܿܥܹ̈ܐ(šāḇōˁē))

  1. week, period of seven days
    Synonym:ܫܲܒܬ݂ܵܐ(šabṯā)
    ܐܝܼܬ݂ ܒܫܵܒ݂ܘܿܥܵܐ ܫܲܒ݂ܥܵܐ ܝܵܘܡܵܢܹ̈ܐ.⁩ ― īṯ b-šāḇōˁā šaḇˁā yāwmānē.There are seven days in a week
  2. sabbatical cycle
  3. (ecclesiastical) liturgical season divided into seven weeks

Inflection edit

Meronyms edit

(days of the week) ܝܵܘܡܵܢܹ̈ܐ ܕܫܵܒ݂ܘܿܥܵܐ(yāwmānē d-šāḇōˁā); ⁧ܚܲܕ݇ܒ݂ܫܲܒܵܐ(ḥaḇšabbā), ⁧ܬܪܹܝܢ݇ܒ݂ܫܲܒܵܐ(trēḇšabbā), ⁧ܬܠܵܬ݂ܵܒ݂ܫܲܒܵܐ(tlāṯāḇšabbā), ⁧ܐܲܪܒܥܵܒ݂ܫܲܒܵܐ(arbˁāḇšabbā), ⁧ܚܲܡܫܵܒ݂ܫܲܒܵܐ(ḥamšāḇšabbā), ⁧ܥܪܘܼܒ݂ܬܵܐ(ˁruḇtā), ⁧ܫܲܒܬ݂ܵܐ(šabṯā) (Category: aii:Days of the week)

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Classical Syriac edit

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Etymology edit

Derived from ⁧ܫܒܥܐ(šaḇʿāʾ, seven). Compare Arabicأُسْبُوع(ʔusbūʕ) and Hebrewשָׁבוּעַ(šāḇûaʿ).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ʃɑvoʕɑ(ʔ)], [ʃabbuʕɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃɑvoʕe(ʔ)], [ʃabbuʕe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun edit

ܫܒܘܥܐ (transliteration neededm (pluralܫܒܘܥܐ⁩)

  1. week
    Synonym:ܫܒܬܐ(šabbəṯā)
  2. sabbatical cycle
  3. (ecclesiastical) liturgical season divided into seven weeks

Inflection edit

References edit

  • šbwˁ”, 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. 357b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 555b
  • 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. 1500a