ܫܢܝܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃɛnjɑ(ʔ)], [ʃ(ə)nɑjɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܫܢܝܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. madness, insanity
  2. frenzy
  3. infatuation
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)nɑjɑ(ʔ)], [ʃannɑjɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)nɑje(ʔ)], [ʃannɑje(ʔ)] (plural)

Adjective[edit]

ܫܢܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܢܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܫܢܝܬܐ)

  1. mad, insane
  2. frantic
  3. infatuated
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)najjɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܫܢܝܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. emphatic plural of ܫܢܬܐ

References[edit]

  • "$ny" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 374a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 587b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1580a