ܫܘܢܝܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Akkadian šunû[Cuneiform?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃunɑjɑ(ʔ)], [ʃunjɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃunɑje(ʔ)], [ʃunje(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܢܝܐ m (plural ܫܘܢܝܐ)

  1. (botany) chaste tree
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܢ-ܐ (IPA(key): /ʃ-n-ʔ/) related to displacing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃunnɑjɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃunnɑje(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܢܝܐ m (plural ܫܘܢܝܐ)

  1. change, transfer, transition, vicissitude
  2. leaving, parting
  3. moving, departure, migration
  4. removal
  5. death
  6. assumption
  7. defection
  8. suppression
  9. translation
  10. (grammar) transitivity
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "$wny" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 374b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 566b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1530a-b