ܡܢܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Hebrew מָן (mān), possibly via Ancient Greek μάννα (mánna).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܡܢܢܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. (biblical) manna

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "mnn)" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 187b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 282b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 784a