ܙ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤆 (z, zayin). Compare Arabic (z) and Hebrew ז (z).

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܙ (transliteration needed)

  1. zayn, seventh letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

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See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܙ (transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number seven (7)

References[edit]

  • "z" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 83a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 109a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 361a