ܫܢܬܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *šan-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃantɑ/, [ʃattɑ]

NounEdit

ܫܢܬܐ (šanṯāf (plural ܫܢܝܐ(šənayyā))

  1. year
  2. age, era
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Compare Arabic أُشْنة(ʾušna).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܫܢܬܐ (šanṯā) f (uncountable)

  1. moss, lichen
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From the root ܝ-ܫ-ܢ(y-š-n). Compare Arabic سِنَة(sina) and Hebrew שֵׁנָה(šēnā́).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܫܢܬܐ (šenṯā) f (uncountable)

  1. sleep
InflectionEdit

Etymology 4Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܫܢܬܐ (šennāṯā)

  1. emphatic plural of ܫܢܐ(šennā)

ReferencesEdit

  • šnh”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • šntˀ”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • šnh2”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Brockelmann, Carl (1928) Lexicon Syriacum (in Latin), 2nd edition, Halle: Max Niemeyer, published 1995, page 789b
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français ∙ Syriac–English Dictionary ∙ قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, page 374a
  • Löw, Immanuel (1881) Aramæische Pflanzennamen[1] (in German), Leipzig: Wilhelm Engelmann, page 385
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, pages 587a, 588a
  • 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 1581a–b