ܙܘܪܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish زورنا (zurnâ), from Persian سرنای (sornây).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [zurnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [zurne(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܙܘܪܢܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܙܘܪܢܐ)

  1. (music) pipe, flute, zurna
  2. (anatomy) tibia

Inflection[edit]

Irregular absolute and construct singular with a varying Waw.

References[edit]

  • "zwrn)" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 87a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 376a