ܟܢܘܢܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܟܢܘܢܬܐ f (plural ܟܢܘܢܝܬܐ)

  1. (anatomy) wrist, palm (of the hand), sole (of the foot)
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek κανών (kanṓn).

Noun[edit]

ܟܢܘܢܬܐ f (plural ܟܢܘܢܝܬܐ)

  1. plumb line
  2. ruler, straight edge
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "knwnh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 158a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 218a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 633b