ܦܢܝܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܦ-ܢ-ܐ (IPA(key): /p-n-ʔ/).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [p(ə)niθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [pɛnjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܦܢܝܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܦܢܝܬܐ)

  1. side
  2. region
  3. district, quarter
  4. place
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܦ-ܢ-ܐ (IPA(key): /p-n-ʔ/) related to returning.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [p(ə)nɑjtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [p(ə)nɑjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܦܢܝܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܦܢܝܬܐ)

  1. turning, revolving, revolution
  2. movement towards something; approach, returning
  3. attachment, attraction
  4. early evening meal; supper
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "pny" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 279a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 450b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1207a