ܣܒܬܐ

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܣ-ܐ-ܒ (IPA(key): /s-ʔ-b/) related to growing old. Compare Hebrew סָבָה (sāḇâ).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sɑvtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sɑvɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܣܒܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܣܒܬܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܣܒܐ)

  1. grandmother
  2. elder, senior, old woman
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sabb(ə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sabbɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܣܒܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܣܒܬܐ)

  1. froth, foam, scum
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]