ܒܬܘܠܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Arabic بَتُولَة (batūla(t)) and Hebrew בְּתוּלָה (bəṯûlâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [b(ə)θultɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [b(ə)θulɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܬܘܠܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܒܬܘܠܬܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܒܬܘܠܐ)

  1. maiden, virgin, celibate

Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܒܬܘܠܬܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. (astrology, astronomy) Virgo (constellation and zodiac sign)

References[edit]

  • "btwlh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 38b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 57a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 196a