ܚܠܡܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Hebrew חֶלָּמוּת (ḥellāmûṯ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)lam(ə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħalmɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܡܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܚܠܡܬܐ)

  1. (botany) anchusa, oxtongue, alkanet
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܠ-ܡ (IPA(key): /ħ-l-m/) related to dreaming. Compare Arabic حَالِمَة (ḥālima(t)) and Hebrew חוֹלֵמָה (ḥôlēmâ).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɑlɛm(ə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɑlmɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܡܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܚܠܡܬܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܚܠܡܐ)

  1. dreamer
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܠ-ܡ (IPA(key): /ħ-l-m/) related to dreaming.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħallɑmtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħallɑmɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܡܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܚܠܡܬܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܚܠܡܐ)

  1. oneiromancer
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "xlmh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 105b, 106a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 457b, 458a