ܛܒܠܝܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τάβλα (tábla) or Latin tabula or tabella. Compare Arabic طَاوِلَة (ṭāwila(t)) and Hebrew טַבְלָה (ṭaḇlâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tˁavliθɑ(ʔ)], [tˁavlɑjtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁavl(ə)jɑθɑ(ʔ)], [tˁavlɑjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܛܒܠܝܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܛܒܠܝܬܐ)

  1. tablet, plate, plank
  2. gameboard
  3. wooden altar, table
  4. (arithmetic) table, chart, column

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References[edit]

  • "Tbly" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 122a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 166b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 510b