ܗܘܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὕλη (húlē).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [hulɑ(ʔ)], [hule(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܗܘܠܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܗܘܠܣ or ܗܘܠܐܣ or ܗܘܠܐ)

  1. matter, material
  2. fuel, firewood
  3. forest, woods

References[edit]

  • "hwl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 75b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 102a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 335a