גדיא

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Akkadian [script needed] (gadu), Arabic جَدْي (jady), Hebrew גְּדִי (gəḏī).

Noun[edit]

גַּדְיָא (gaḏyām (plural גְּדַיָּא, feminine counterpart גדיתא)

  1. kid (young goat)
    • Passover Haggadah
      חַד גַּדְיָא, חַד גַּדְיָא, דְּזַבִּין אַבָּא בִּתְרֵי זוּזֵי, חַד גַּדְיָא, חַד גַּדְיָא.‏
      ḥaḏ gaḏyā, ḥaḏ gaḏyā, dəzabbīn ʾabbā biṯrē zūzē, ḥaḏ gaḏyā, ḥaḏ gaḏyā.
      One kid, one kid, that my father bought for two zuzim, one kid, one kid.

Proper noun[edit]

גַּדְיָא (gaḏyām

  1. Capricorn