ܨܚܘܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܨ-ܚ (IPA(key): /sˁ-ħ/) related to glowing. Compare Arabic صَحْو (ṣaḥw) and Hebrew צַח (ṣaḥ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܨܚܘܐ m (uncountable)

  1. good weather, clear sky
  2. (figuratively) serenity, peace

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "cxw)"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 301a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 477a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1282b