ܡܣܐܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܢ-ܣ-ܐ (IPA(key): /n-s-ʔ/), from Proto-Semitic *nśʾ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [massa(ʔ)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [massɑ(ʔ)θɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܣܐܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܡܣܐܬܐ)

  1. balance, scale

Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܡܣܐܬܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. (astrology, astronomy) Libra (constellation and zodiac sign)

References[edit]

  • "ms)h" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 206a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 283b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 786b-787a