ܓܘܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Hebrew גֵּו (gēw).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡawwɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡawwe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܘܐ (transliteration needed) m (plural ܓܘܐ)

  1. inside, indoors
  2. midst, core, inner part
  3. (anatomy) belly, innards, viscera
  4. body, community, congregation

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References[edit]

  • "gw" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 43b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 62a-b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 210a