ܫܛܚܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܛ-ܚ (IPA(key): /ʃ-tˁ-ħ/) related to spreading out. Compare Arabic سَطْح (saṭḥ) and Hebrew שֶׁטַח (šéṭaḥ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃɛtˁħɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃɛtˁħe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܛܚܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܛܚܐ)

  1. surface, area, expanse, open space
  2. esplanade
  3. lot, property, courtyard (around a building)
  4. village
  5. pool, reach
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܛ-ܚ (IPA(key): /ʃ-tˁ-ħ/) related to spreading out.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)tˁɑħɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)tˁɑħe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܛܚܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܛܚܐ)

  1. surface
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "$Tx" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 366b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 573b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1548a