ܟܢܘܫܝܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܟ-ܢ-ܫ (IPA(key): /k-n-ʃ/) related to gathering.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [k(ə)nuʃjɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [k(ə)nuʃje(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܢܘܫܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܟܢܘܫܝܐ)

  1. convocation, congregation, assembly, gathering
  2. council, synod
  3. convent, community
  4. (grammar) plural, plural form

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "knw$y" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 159a
  • 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