ܪܒܝܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܒ-ܐ (IPA(key): /r-b-ʔ/) related to increasing. Compare Arabic رِبَا (ribā) and Hebrew רִבִּית (ribbîṯ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rɛbbiθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rɛb(bə)jɑθɑ((ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܒܝܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܪܒܝܬܐ)

  1. (finance) interest, usury
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܒ-ܐ (IPA(key): /r-b-ʔ/) related to increasing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rabbɑjtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rabbɑjɑθɑ((ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܒܝܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܪܒܝܬܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܪܒܝܐ)

  1. usurer
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Classical Mandaic.

Noun[edit]

ܪܒܝܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܪܒܝܬܐ)

  1. (geography) ocean, sea
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܪܒܝܬܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܪܒܝܒܬܐ)

  1. Alternative spelling of ܪܒ ܒܝܬܐ

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