ܫܥܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Hebrew שַׁעֲוָה (šaʿăwâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)ʕoθɑ(ʔ)], [ʃɑʕoθɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܫܥܘܬܐ (transliteration needed) f (uncountable)

  1. wax, sealing wax
  2. wax-colour, yellow

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References[edit]

  • "$(wh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 375b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 588b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1582a