ܙܘܡܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek ζωμός (zōmós). Compare Hebrew זוֹם (zôm).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [zomɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [zome(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܙܘܡܐ m (plural ܙܘܡܐ)

  1. sauce, broth, juice
  2. liquid, fluid
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [zumɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [zume(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܙܘܡܐ m (plural ܙܘܡܐ)

  1. (animal anatomy) snout
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Middle Persian [script?] (*zum) or Persian [Arabic?] (zuma).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [zumɑ(ʔ)], [zɑwmɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [zume(ʔ)], [zɑwme(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܙܘܡܐ m (plural ܙܘܡܐ)

  1. kind of bird of prey, (possibly) lammergeier
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "zwm" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2013-04-03.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 86a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, pp. 113a, 624b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 373a