ܐܢܬܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic. Compare Akkadian 𒁮 (aššatu [DAM]), Arabic أُنْثَى (ʾunṯā), Hebrew אִשָּׁה (ʾiššâ), and Ugaritic 𐎀𐎘𐎚 (ʾaṯt).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔantətɑʔ/, [ʔat(tə)θɑ(ʔ)], [ʔaθtɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܐܢܬܬܐ (ˀa(n)təṯāf (plural ܢܫܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܓܒܪܐ)

  1. woman, wife

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References[edit]

  • )nth”, 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. 14a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 22b
  • 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. 66a-b