ܥܨܒܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܥ-ܨ-ܒ (IPA(key): /ʕ-sˁ-b/) related to bandaging. Compare Arabic عَصَب (ʿaṣab) and Hebrew עָצָב (ʿāṣāḇ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)sˁɑvɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)sˁɑve(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܨܒܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܥܨܒܐ)

  1. binding, ligature
  2. bandage, plaster
  3. healing, curing, recovery
  4. drug, medicine, medicament, remedy, prescription

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "(cb" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 260b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 423a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1125a