ܐܝܙܓܕܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the earlier uncontracted form ܐܝܙܓܢܕܐ ‎(ʾīzgandāʾ), from Manichaean Middle Persian or Manichaean Parthian ʾjgnd ‎(ižgand), from Old Persian *ažganda-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʔizɡaddɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʔizɡadde(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܐܝܙܓܕܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܐܝܙܓܕܐ)

  1. messenger
  2. envoy, ambassador

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Proper noun[edit]

ܐܝܙܓܕܐ ‎(transliteration neededm

  1. (astronomy) name of a star

References[edit]

  • )yzgd”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 7a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 12b
  • Sokoloff, Michael (2009) A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, Winona Lake, Indiana; Piscataway, New Jersey: Eisenbrauns; Gorgias Press, pp. 32b-33a