ܥܛܫܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܥ-ܛ-ܫ (IPA(key): /ʕ-tˁ-ʃ/) related to sneezing. Compare Arabic عُطَاس (ʿuṭās) and Hebrew עִטּוּשׁ (ʿiṭṭûš).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)tˁɑʃɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܥܛܫܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. (medicine) sternutating, sneezing

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "(T$)" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 251a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 411a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 1094b-1095a