ܡܩܕܡܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܩ-ܕ-ܡ (IPA(key): /q-d-m/) related to preceding. Compare Arabic مُقَدَّمَة (muqaddama(t)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [m(ə)qaðmuθɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܡܩܕܡܘܬܐ f (uncountable)

  1. foreknowledge, prediction
  2. precedence
  3. priority
  4. (in compounds) pre-, pro-

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References[edit]

  • "mqdmw" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 310a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 296a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 819b