ܫܪܒܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܪ-ܒ (IPA(key): /ʃ-r-b/) related to propagating.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃarb(ə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃar(ə)vɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܪܒܬܐ f (plural ܫܪܒܬܐ)

  1. generation, genealogy
  2. family, tribe, nation, stock, race
  3. order, rank
  4. (linguistics) etymology

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "$rbh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 383a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 597a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1601a