ܨܚܚܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܨ-ܚ (IPA(key): /sˁ-ħ/) related to glowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sˁ(ə)ħɑħɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sˁ(ə)ħɑħe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܨܚܚܐ (transliteration needed) c (plural ܨܚܚܐ)

  1. (illuminated) manuscript, codex, book
  2. copy
  3. portion, section; lesson, chapter

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "cxx" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 300b
  • 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. 1283a