ܡܥܠܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܥ-ܠ-ܠ (IPA(key): /ʕ-l-l/) related to entering.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [maʕ(lə)ltɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [maʕ(lə)lɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܥܠܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܡܥܠܬܐ)

  1. entering, entrance, entryway
  2. beginning, introduction, preface
  3. induction, inauguration
  4. (ecclesiastical) dedication of a church
  5. festival day
  6. funeral procession
  7. crop, produce
  8. (accounting) revenue, income
  9. inroad, incursion, invasion
  10. deglutition, swallowing

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References[edit]

  • "m(lh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 252b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 289a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 802a