ܥܐܕܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܥ-ܘ-ܕ (IPA(key): /ʕ-w-d/) related to assembling. Compare Arabic عِيد (ʿīd) and Mishnaic Hebrew אֵיד (ʾêḏ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕe(ʔ)ðɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕe(ʔ)ðe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܐܕܐ m (plural ܥܐܕܐ)

  1. feast, feast day, fete, festival
  2. holiday

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References[edit]

  • "(d"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 247a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 395a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1054a