ܚܕܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the earlier unassimilated form ܚܕܘܬܬܐ (ḥəḏūṯtāʾ), from the root ܚ-ܕ-ܬ (IPA(key): /ħ-d-t/) related to renewing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)ðuttɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħaðwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܕܘܬܐ f (plural ܚܕܘܬܐ)

  1. bride
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܕ-ܐ (IPA(key): /ħ-d-ʔ/) related to rejoicing. Compare Hebrew חֶדְוָה (ḥeḏwâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħaðw(ə)θɑ(ʔ)], [ħadduθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħaðwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܕܘܬܐ f (plural ܚܕܘܬܐ)

  1. joy, gladness, pleasure
  2. (in the plural) feasts
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Compare Mishnaic Hebrew חַדּוּת (ḥaddûṯ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħadduθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħaðwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܕܘܬܐ f (plural ܚܕܘܬܐ)

  1. (agriculture) pit used for storing grain, underground granary; silo
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)ðawwɑθɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܚܕܘܬܐ

  1. emphatic plural of ܚܕܝܐ

References[edit]

  • "xdw"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2008-12-23.
  • "xdwt"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2011-07-06.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 97a-b, 98a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 127b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 414b-415a