ܒ

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Character ܒ
Unicode name SYRIAC LETTER BETH
Code point U+0712
Entity number ܒ
Unicode block Syriac
ܑ [U+0711] [U+0713] ܓ

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤁 ‎(b, beth). Compare Arabic ب ‎(b) and Hebrew ב ‎(b).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name) IPA(key): [be(j)θ]
  • (sound) IPA(key): [b], [v]

Letter[edit]

ܒ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. beth, second letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

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See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܒ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number two (2)

References[edit]

  • b”, 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. 23a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 33a
  • 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. 114a