ܐܢܬܝܢ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic أَنْتُنَّ ‎(ʾantunna) and Hebrew אַתֶּן ‎(ʾatten).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔante(j)n/, [ʔatte(j)n]

Pronoun[edit]

ܐܢܬܝܢ ‎(transliteration neededf pl ‎(singular ܐܢܬܝ, singular masculine counterpart ܐܢܬ, plural masculine counterpart ܐܢܬܘܢ)

  1. (personal) you
  2. (intensive) you yourselves

Etymology 2[edit]

Modified from above.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [-(ʔ)atte(j)n] (after a word ending in a consonant)
  • IPA(key): [-te(j)n] (after a word ending in a vowel)

Pronoun[edit]

ܐܢܬܝܢ ‎(transliteration neededf pl ‎(singular ܐܢܬܝ, singular masculine counterpart ܐܢܬ, plural masculine counterpart ܐܢܬܘܢ)

  1. an enclitic used as a copula for a second-person feminine plural subject; you are
Usage notes[edit]
  • Usually, the form ܐܢܬܝܢ is written separately from the word it follows while the alternative form ܬܝܢ- is written together with the word it follows.
See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • )ntyn”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Brockelmann, Carl (1895) Lexicon Syriacum (in Latin), Berlin, Edinburgh: Reuther & Reichard, T. & T. Clark
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press