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Classical Syriac[edit]


From Akkadian 𒀭𒈾 (an(n)aku [AN.NA]), from Sumerian 𒀭𒈾 (an.na). Compare Biblical Hebrew אֲנָךְ (ʾănāḵ) and Armenian անագ (anag).



ܐܢܟܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. tin
  2. black or white lead


Derived terms[edit]


  • )nk”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-06-22
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 13a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 21b
  • 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, p. 62b