ܓܠܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܠ-ܝ (IPA(key): /ɡ-l-j/) related to fleeing. Compare Hebrew גָּלוּת (gālûṯ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܓܠܘܬܐ (transliteration needed) f (uncountable)

  1. exile, captivity
  2. exiles, captives

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "glw" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 47b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 70b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 234a-b