ܚܛܝܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܛ-ܐ (IPA(key): /ħ-tˁ-ʔ/) related to sinning. Compare Arabic خَطِيئَة (ḫaṭīʾa(t)) and Hebrew חַטָּאת (ḥaṭṭāʾṯ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)tˁiθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɛtˁjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)}}

Noun[edit]

ܚܛܝܬܐ f (plural ܚܛܝܬܐ)

  1. sin
  2. wandering, straying
  3. error
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܛ-ܐ (IPA(key): /ħ-tˁ-ʔ/) related to sinning.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħatˁtˁɑjtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħatˁtˁɑjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)}}

Noun[edit]

ܚܛܝܬܐ f (plural ܚܛܝܬܐ ; singular masculine counterpart ܚܛܝܐ)

  1. sinner
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "xTy" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 102a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 138a, b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 442b, 443a-b