ܫܝܢܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain; perhaps from Old Persian [Term?], ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *tḱey-. Compare Old Armenian շէն (šēn).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܫܝܢܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. cultivated or inhabited land, urban area
  2. domestication
  3. prosperity, favorable/favourable conditions
  4. peace, tranquillity, harmony
  5. truce, treaty, capitulation

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ReferencesEdit

  • šyn”, 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. 367a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 575a
  • 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, pp. 1552b-1553a