ܣ

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Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܣ

  1. Syriac letter semkath

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤎 (s, samekh). Compare Arabic س (s) and Hebrew ס (s).

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܣ (transliteration needed)

  1. semkath, fifteenth letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

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See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܣ (transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number sixty (60)

References[edit]

  • "s" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 216a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 356a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 958a