ܬܠܡܝܕܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ܬܠܡܝܕܐ (talmīḏāʾ, disciple), from Akkadian talmīdu[Cuneiform needed] + the abstract noun ending ܘܬܐ- (-ūṯāʾ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [talmiðuθɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܬܠܡܝܕܘܬܐ (transliteration needed) f (uncountable)

  1. teaching, education
  2. novitiate, discipleship
  3. (collectively) disciples
  4. (law) pupillage

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "tlmydw" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 173a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 614a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1650b