ܪܘܡܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Arabic رُمَّان (rummān) and Hebrew רִמּוֹן (rimmôn).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rummɑnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rummɑne(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܘܡܢܐ m (plural ܪܘܡܢܐ)

  1. pomegranate (tree and fruit)
  2. (figuratively, botany) pomegranate-shaped head at the end of a stalk
  3. (figuratively, architecture) capital

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References[edit]

  • "rwmn" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 342a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 535a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1451a