ܬܠܝܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ܬ-ܠ-ܐ(t-l-ʾ) related to suspending. Compare Hebrew תְּלִי(təlî).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [t(ə)lɑjɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [t(ə)lɑje(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܬܠܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܬܠܝܐ)

  1. hanging, suspension
  2. hook, loop, noose
  3. pedicle
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ܬ-ܠ-ܐ(t-l-ʾ) related to suspending. Compare Hebrew תָּלוּי(tālûy).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [taljɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [t(ə)lajjɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

AdjectiveEdit

ܬܠܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܬܠܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܬܠܝܬܐ‎)

  1. hung, suspended
InflectionEdit

Irregular masculine singular absolute and construct forms ending in Aleph rather than Yodh.

Etymology 3Edit

From ܬܠܐ(Tellāʾ, Tela) + the adjectival suffix ܝܐ-(-āyāʾ).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tɛllɑjɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tɛllɑje(ʔ)] (plural)

AdjectiveEdit

ܬܠܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܬܠܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܬܠܝܬܐ‎)

  1. of the city of Tela
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • tly”, 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. 392a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 613b
  • 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. 1648b