ܕܒܐ ܪܒܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ܕܒܐ (debbāʾ, bear) + ܪܒܬܐ (rabbəṯāʾ, great(er)), feminine form of ܪܒܐ (rabbāʾ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dɛbbɑ(ʔ) rab(bə)θɑ(ʔ)]

Proper noun[edit]

ܕܒܐ ܪܒܬܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. (astronomy) Great Bear, Ursa Major

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 81b