ܫ

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Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܫ

  1. Syriac letter shin

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤔 (š, shin). Compare Arabic ش (š) and Hebrew ש (š).

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܫ (transliteration needed)

  1. shin, twenty-first letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

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See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܫ (transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number three hundred (300)

References[edit]

  • "$" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 355a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 553a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1496a