ܡܠܚܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic. Compare Arabic مِلْح (milḥ) and Hebrew מֶלַח (mélaḥ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɛlħɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mɛlħe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܠܚܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܡܠܚܐ)

  1. salt
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Akkadian 𒈣𒁺𒁺 (malāḫḫu [MA2.LAḪ5]), from Sumerian 𒈣𒁺𒁺 (malaḫ). Compare Arabic مَلَّاح (mallāḥ) and Hebrew מַלָּח (mallāḥ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mallɑħɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mallɑħe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܠܚܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܡܠܚܐ)

  1. sailor, mariner
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References[edit]

  • "mlx" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2011-11-08.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 185a-b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 276b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 767a-b

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