ܟܘܝܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χηλός (khēlós, large chest).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kɛwwe(j)lɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kɛwwe(j)le(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܘܝܠܐ f (plural ܟܘܝܠܐ)

  1. ark

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "kwyl"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 152b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 207b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 605b