ܫܡܝܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *šamāy- (sky, heaven).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)majjɑ(ʔ)] (singular and plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܡܝܐ (transliteration neededc (plural ܫܡܝܐ)

  1. sky, skies
  2. heaven, heavens, paradise
  3. (architecture) ceiling, roof, eaves
  4. peak, height, highest part
  5. shelter
  6. pride
Inflection[edit]
Usage notes[edit]

This world usually appears as singular and masculine.

Antonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ܫܡܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܡܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܫܡܝܬܐ)

  1. Alternative spelling of ܫܐܡܝܐ
Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܫܡܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܡܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܫܡܝܬܐ)

  1. Alternative spelling of ܫܐܡܝܐ
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "$myn" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 372b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 584a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1572b