ܝܪܝܥܬܘܢܝܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of ܝܪܝܥܬܐ (yārīʿtāʾ, curtain), from Hebrew יְרִיעָה (yərîʿâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [jɑriʕtoniθɑ(ʔ)], [jɑriʕ(ə)θoniθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [jɑriʕtonjɑθɑ(ʔ)], [jɑriʕ(ə)θonjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܝܪܝܥܬܘܢܝܬܐ f (plural ܝܪܝܥܬܘܢܝܬܐ)

  1. coverlet, little curtain
  2. mat, rug, little carpet

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "yry(twny" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 145a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 197b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 584b