ܪܟܫܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [raxʃɑ(ʔ)] (singular and plural)
  • IPA(key): [raxʃe(ʔ)], [raxʃɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܟܫܐ c (plural ܪܟܫܬܐ ,ܪܟܫܐ)

  1. horse, stallion, mare
  2. (collectively) horses, equines

Inflection[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

The plural form ܪܟܫܐ (raḵšēʾ) is grammatically common while the plural ܪܟܫܬܐ (raḵšāṯāʾ) is feminine.

References[edit]

  • "rk$" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 347a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 524a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1470a