ܛܝܡܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τιμή (timḗ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tˁimɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁime(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܛܝܡܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܛܝܡܐܐ or ܛܝܡܐ)

  1. honor/honour
  2. worth, value
  3. price, fee

Usage notes[edit]

Although feminine in the singular, ܛܝܡܐ behaves as a masculine noun in the plural.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Tymy" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 126a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 172b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 527a