ܐܘܚܕܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܐ-ܚ-ܕ (IPA(key): /ʔ-ħ-d/) related to holding or containing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʔuħdɑnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʔuħdɑne(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܐܘܚܕܢܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܐܘܚܕܢܐ)

  1. grasp, hold
  2. power, force (of wind, sea, etc.)
  3. majesty
  4. political power, sway, authority, jurisdiction
  5. possession, property (especially of land)
  6. district, territory
  7. dominion, province, colony, diocese
  8. realm, kingdom, empire

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • ")wxdn" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 6a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 5a-b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 13b-14a