ܡܣܐܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the root ܣ-ܐ-ܢ (IPA(key): /s-ʔ-n/) related to wearing shoes. Compare Akkadian mešēnu[Cuneiform needed].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [m(ə)sɑ(ʔ)nɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [m(ə)sɑ(ʔ)ne(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܣܐܢܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܡܣܐܢܐ)

  1. footwear, shoe, sandal

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References[edit]

  • "msn" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 217a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 285b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 786b