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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]


  • IPA(key): [ke(ʔ)fɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ke(ʔ)fe(ʔ)] (plural)


ܟܐܦܐ f (plural ܟܐܦܐ)

  1. rock, stone
  2. (figuratively) anything made of stone; stone vessel, column, idol, precious stone
  3. hailstone


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Proper noun[edit]

ܟܐܦܐ m

  1. Cephas, Peter (Biblical figure)
  2. A male given name.

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  • "kyp" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2011-05-28.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 149b, 410a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 202a-b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 594a