ܦܕܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Arabic فَدَّان (faddān).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [paddɑnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [paddɑne(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܦܕܢܐ f (plural ܦܕܢܐ)

  1. plough/plow
  2. yoke (of oxen)
  3. field
  4. acre, feddan

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "pdn" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 270a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 434b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1157a