ܟܘܬܝܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to ܟܬܢܐ (kettānāʾ, linen). Compare Arabic كَتُّونَة (kattūna(t)) and Hebrew כֻּתֹּנֶת (kuttṓneṯ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kuttinɑ(ʔ)], [kottinɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kuttine(ʔ)], [kottine(ʔ)], [kuttinjɑθɑ(ʔ)], [kottinjɑθɑ(ʔ)], [kut(tə)nɑjɑθɑ(ʔ)], [kot(tə)nɑjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܘܬܝܢܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܟܘܬܢܝܬܐ or ܟܘܬܝܢܝܬܐ or ܟܘܬܝܢܐ)

  1. any linen garment: tunic, shirt, coat
  2. alb, surplice
  3. layer, shell, tegument
  4. (anatomy) membrane, skin
  5. (nautical) sail
  6. net
  7. heap

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "kwtyn" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 165b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 212a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 616a-b