ܟܘܟܒܐ ܛܥܝܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ܟܘܟܒܐ (kawkəḇāʾ, star), from Proto-Semitic *kabkab- + ܛܥܝܐ (ṭāʿyāʾ, wandering).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kawk(ə)vɑ(ʔ) tˁɑʕjɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kawk(ə)ve(ʔ) tˁɑʕajjɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܘܟܒܐ ܛܥܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܟܘܟܒܐ ܛܥܝܐ)

  1. (astronomy, astrology) planet (literally "wandering star")

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "T(y" 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. 208a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p.