ܟܘܣܝܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either from the root ܟ-ܣ-ܐ (IPA(key): /k-s-ʔ/) related to covering or from Akkadian kusītu[Cuneiform?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kosiθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kosjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܘܣܝܬܐ f (plural ܟܘܣܝܬܐ)

  1. head covering, cap, cowl, hood, toque

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "kwsy" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2013-05-11.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 159b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 210a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 611a