ܪܡܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܘ-ܡ (IPA(key): /r-w-m/) related to height.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rɑmuθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rɑmwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܡܘܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܪܡܘܬܐ)

  1. height, elevation, altitude
  2. elation, pride, haughtiness
  3. (grammar, orthography, phonetics) contraction, syncope

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "rmw" 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. 543a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 1470b-1471a