ܒܒܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Hebrew בָּבָה (bāḇâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bɑvtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [bɑvɑθɑ(ʔ)], [bɑvawwɑθɑ(ʔ)], [bɑvjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܒܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܒܒܝܬܐ or ܒܒܘܬܐ or ܒܒܬܐ)

  1. (anatomy) pupil (of the eye)

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References[edit]

  • "bbh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 34a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 116b