ܨܒܥܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܨ-ܒ-ܥ (IPA(key): /sˁ-b-ʕ/) related to dyeing. Compare Arabic صُبَاغَة (ṣubāġa(t)) and Hebrew צַבָּעוּת (ṣabbāʿûṯ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sˁabbɑʕuθɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܨܒܥܘܬܐ f (uncountable)

  1. dyeing

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "cb(w"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 473a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1272b