ܨܦܘܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately form Proto-Indo-European *seib-. Compare Latin sāpō, Ancient Greek σάπων (sápōn), Arabic صَابُون (ṣābūn), Hebrew סַבּוֹן (sabbôn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܨܦܘܢܐ m (uncountable)

  1. soap

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "cpwn" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 482b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1297a