ܘܙܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Akkadian [script needed] (ūsu)[Cuneiform needed], from Sumerian [script needed] (uz)[Cuneiform needed]. Compare Arabic إِوَزّ (ʾiwazz) and Hebrew אֲוָז (ʾăwāz).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [wazzɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [wazze(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܘܙܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܘܙܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܘܙܬܐ)

  1. goose, gander

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "wz)" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 81b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 107b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 357b