ܫܢܩܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܢ-ܩ (IPA(key): /ʃ-n-q/) related to vexing. Compare Hebrew שִׁנּוּק (šinnûq).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)nɑqɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܫܢܩܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. consumption
  2. (pathology) atrophy
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܢ-ܩ (IPA(key): /ʃ-n-q/) related to vexing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܫܢܩܐ (transliteration neededm (plural only; not used in singular form)

  1. torment, torture
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "$nq" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 375a
  • 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. 1581a