ܥܘܒܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Arabic عُبّ (ʿubb).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕubbɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕubbe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܘܒܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܥܘܒܐ)

  1. (anatomy) bosom, breast; lap; womb
  2. hollow, recess, cavity, core
  3. pocket, receptacle
  4. concavity
  5. (geography) gulf, bay, lagoon
  6. (botany) calyx
  7. (carpentry) plane
  8. (trigonometry, mathematics) sine
  9. (pathology, in the plural) piles, haemorrhoids/hemorrhoids

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References[edit]

  • "(wb" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 403a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1076a