ܟܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic كُوَّة (kuwwa(t)) and Hebrew כַּוָּה (kawwâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kaw(wə)θɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܟܘܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܟܘܐ)

  1. window
  2. opening, aperture, hole
  3. recess, cave, cavern
  4. lattice
  5. pigeonhole, dovecote, dovehouse
  6. edge
  7. shelf, bookcase
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the unattested form *ܟܘܬܚܐ (kūtḥā(ʾ)), from ܟܘܕܚܐ (kūḏḥā(ʾ)), possibly from Middle Iranian.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܟܘܬܐ (transliteration needed) f (uncountable)

  1. food preserved in vinegar
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