ܝܨܝܦܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ܝܨܝܦܐ (yaṣṣīᵽā(ʾ), careful), from the root ܝ-ܨ-ܦ (IPA(key): /j-sˁ-p/) related to being careful + the abstract noun ending ܘܬܐ- (-ūṯā(ʾ)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [jasˁsˁifuθɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܝܨܝܦܘܬܐ f (uncountable)

  1. care, attention
  2. guardianship
  3. seriousness
  4. diligence, zeal
  5. eagerness, anxiety
  6. cure, remedy

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "ycypw" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 143a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 195a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 580a