ܚܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Akkadian [script?] (ḫallu)[Cuneiform?] and Arabic خَلّ (ḫall).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. vinegar
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Hebrew חוֹל (ḥôl).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. sand, gravel
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Compare Arabic خَال (ḫāl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɑlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɑle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (transliteration needed) m (plural ܚܠܐ ; singular feminine counterpart ܚܠܬܐ)

  1. maternal uncle
Inflection[edit]
See also[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɛllɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɛlle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (transliteration needed) m (plural ܚܠܐ)

  1. dust, powder
Inflection[edit]
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Compare Arabic حُلَّة (ḥulla(t)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɛllɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɛlle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (transliteration needed) m (plural ܚܠܐ)

  1. cloth, covering, veil
  2. (pathology) cataract
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 6[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. emphatic plural of ܚܠܬܐ

References[edit]

  • "xl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 99b, 104b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 142a-b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 451a-b