ܟܘܟܒܘܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of ܟܘܟܒܐ (kawk(ə)ḇā(ʾ), star), from Proto-Semitic *kabkab-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kawk(ə)vonɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kawk(ə)vone(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܘܟܒܘܢܐ m (plural ܟܘܟܒܘܢܐ)

  1. asterisk

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "kwkbwn"' 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. 606a-b