ܡܡܘܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew מַבּוּל (mabbûl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɑmolɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mɑmole(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܡܘܠܐ m (plural ܡܡܘܠܐ)

  1. flood, deluge, torrent, cataclysm
  2. tide
  3. whirlpool, raging sea

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "mmwl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 186b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 279a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 776a