ܬܓܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭲𐭠𐭢 (tāg).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tɑɣɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tɑɣe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܬܓܐ m (plural ܬܓܐ)

  1. crown, diadem, tiara
  2. (ecclesiastical) papal mitre
  3. (figuratively) regal power
Inflection[edit]
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from Ancient Greek ταγός (tagós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Uncertain.

Noun[edit]

ܬܓܐ m (plural ܬܓܐ)

  1. ruler, king
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "tg" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 387b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 604b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1623a