ܪܬܝܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܬ-ܬ (IPA(key): /r-t-t/) related to trembling.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rattiθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rattiθe(ʔ)] (plural)

Adjective[edit]

ܪܬܝܬܐ (transliteration needed) m (plural ܪܬܝܬܐ ; singular feminine counterpart ܪܬܝܬܬܐ)

  1. trembling
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܬ-ܬ (IPA(key): /r-t-t/) related to trembling. Compare Hebrew רְתֵת (rəṯēṯ).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [r(ə)θe(j)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [r(ə)θe(j)θe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܬܝܬܐ (transliteration needed) c (plural ܪܬܝܬܐ)

  1. trembling
  2. fear
  3. (in the plural) tremors, seismic shocks
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "rtyt" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2012-07-19.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 354a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 552b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1494b