ܪܡܟܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Iranian *ramaka- or early Middle Persian *ramak. Compare Middle Persian ramag[script needed], Persian رمه (rama), Old Armenian երամակ (eramak), and Hebrew רַמָּךְ (rammāḵ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ram(ə)xɑ(ʔ)] (singular and plural)
  • IPA(key): [ram(ə)xe(ʔ)], [ram(ə)xɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܡܟܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܪܡܟܬܐ or ܪܡܟܐ)

  1. herd
  2. pack, troop, band
  3. multitude, crowd
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Modified from above.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rammɑxɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rammɑxe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܡܟܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܪܡܟܐ)

  1. herdsman (especially horseherd)
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "rmk" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 348b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 543b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1474b