ܙܘܣ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ζεύς (Zeús).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܙܘܣ m

  1. (Greek mythology) Zeus
  2. (astronomy) Jupiter
  3. (alchemy) tin; alloy of silver and lead

References[edit]

  • "zws" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 407b
  • Robert Payne Smith, Thesaurus Syriacus, 1879-1901, p. 1104
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 374a