ܚܣܕܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܣ-ܕ (IPA(key): /ħ-s-d/) related to dishonouring. Compare Arabic حَسَد (ḥasad).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܚܣܕܐ m (plural ܚܣܕܢܐ)

  1. shame, dishonour, reproach, ignominy
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Hebrew חֶסֶד (ḥéseḏ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɛs(ə)ðɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܚܣܕܐ m (uncountable)

  1. mercy, kindness
  2. favour, forbearance, clemency
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "xsd"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 111b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 150a-b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 474b