ܩܦܠܐܘܢ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κεφάλαιον (kephálaion).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܩܦܠܐܘܢ (transliteration neededm (plural ܩܦܠܐܐ)

  1. chapter (of book)
  2. main thing, foremost matter
  3. greater part
  4. summary
  5. sum (of money)

References[edit]

  • "qpl)wn" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 326a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 514a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1393a