ܬܘܬܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ܬ-ܘ-ܐ(t-w-ʾ) related to regretting.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [t(ə)wɑθɑ] (singular and plural)

NounEdit

ܬܘܬܐ (twāṯāf (plural ܬܘܬܐ (twāṯā))

  1. remorse, regret, compunction, penitence
  2. (anatomy, in the plural) hypochondria
InflectionEdit
 
ܬܘܬܐ

Etymology 2Edit

Compare Akkadian 𒄑𒌅𒌓𒌈 (/tuttu/), Hebrew תּוּת(tūṯ). See Persian توت(tut) for more. Arabic تُوت(tūt) is possibly a descendant.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܬܘܬܐ (tūṯām (plural ܬܘܬܐ (tūṯē))

  1. mulberry (tree and fruit)
  2. (medicine) mulberry-like sore, hemorrhoid
  3. (questionable) sycomore
InflectionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • ? Arabic: تُوت(tūt)

ReferencesEdit

  • twt3”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • twt”, 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, pages 388a, 389b
  • Löw, Immanuel (1928) Die Flora der Juden[1] (in German), volume 1, Wien und Leipzig: R. Löwit, pages 266 seqq.
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 609a
  • Payne Smith, Robert (1879–1901) Thesaurus Syriacus (in Latin), Oxford: Clarendon Press, column 4415
  • Payne Margoliouth, Jessie (1927) Supplement to the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, S.T.P., Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 339b
  • 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 1635b