ܚܪܘܫܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܪ-ܫ (IPA(key): /ħ-r-ʃ/) related to being mute or hoarse. Compare Akkadian [script?] (ḫarurtu)[Cuneiform?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɛrroʃtɑ(ʔ)], [ħarroʃtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɛrroʃɑθɑ(ʔ)], [ħarroʃɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܪܘܫܬܐ (transliteration needed) f (plural ܚܪܘܫܬܐ)

  1. (anatomy) trachea, windpipe, throat

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "xrw$h" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 117b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 156b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 488b