ܦܢܩܝܕܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πινακίδιον (pinakídion), a diminutive of πίναξ (pínaks).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pɛnqiðtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [pɛnqiðɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܦܢܩܝܕܬܐ f (plural ܦܢܩܝܕܬܐ)

  1. writing tablet
  2. small book, volume
  3. letter, treatise
  4. collection

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "pnqydh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 280a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 451a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1207b