ܥܛܡܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Arabic عَظْم (ʿaẓm, bone) and Hebrew עֶצֶם (ʿéṣem, bone).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܥܛܡܐ f (plural ܥܛܡܬܐ)

  1. (anatomy) thigh, hip, flank; bones
  2. (figuratively) side; core, inner part
  3. family, race

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "(Tm" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 250b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 410a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1093a