ܢܦܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܢ-ܦ-ܠ (IPA(key): /n-p-l/) related to falling. Compare Hebrew נֵפֶל (nḗᵽel).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [nɛflɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [nɛfle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܢܦܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܢܦܠܐ)

  1. fall, falling
  2. piece, bit, scrap, fragment
  3. (botany) malabathrum indicum
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܢ-ܦ-ܠ (IPA(key): /n-p-l/) related to falling. Compare Hebrew נוֹפֵל (nôᵽēl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [nɑflɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [nɑfle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܢܦܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܢܦܠܐ)

  1. faller
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "npl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 208a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 344b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 932a