ܓܝܕܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Arabic جيد (ǧīd) and Hebrew גִּיד (gîḏ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡ(ə)jɑðɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡ(ə)jɑðe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܝܕܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܓܝܕܐ)

  1. (anatomy) nerve, ligament, tendon, sinew
  2. fiber/fibre of a plant
  3. string of a musical instrument
  4. tie

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "gyd" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 47a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 68b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 228b