ܢܢܥܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Akkadian [script?] (ananiḫu), Old Armenian անանուխ (ananux), Arabic نَعْنَع (naʿnaʿ), نَعْنَاع (naʿnāʿ), and Hebrew נַעְנַע (naʿnaʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [nɑnʕɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [nɑnʕe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܢܢܥܐ m (plural ܢܢܥܐ)

  1. (botany) mint

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • "nn(" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 205b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 341a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 923a