ܚܙܝܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܙ-ܐ (IPA(key): /ħ-z-ʔ/) related to seeing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)zɑjɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܚܙܝܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. seeing, sight, vision
  2. recovery from blindness
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܙ-ܐ (IPA(key): /ħ-z-ʔ/) related to seeing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɛzjɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɛzje(ʔ)] (plural)}}

Noun[edit]

ܚܙܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܚܙܝܐ)

  1. (nautical) prow
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܙ-ܐ (IPA(key): /ħ-z-ʔ/) related to seeing. Compare Hebrew חֹזֶה (ḥōzê).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħazzɑjɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħazzɑje(ʔ)] (plural)}}

Noun[edit]

ܚܙܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܚܙܝܐ)

  1. observer, spectator, onlooker
  2. eyewitness
  3. seer, prophet
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "xzy" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 101a, b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 136b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 438b-439a