ܡܘܒܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܘ-ܒ-ܠ (IPA(key): /w-b-l/) related to delivering.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mawb(ə)lɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mawb(ə)le(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܘܒܠܐ f (plural ܡܘܒܠܐ)

  1. burden, load
  2. cargo
  3. duty
  4. tax, impost

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "mwbl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 136a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 256a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 721b