ܒܒܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Hebrew בָּבָה ‎(bāḇâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bɑvtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [bɑvɑθɑ(ʔ)], [bɑvawwɑθɑ(ʔ)], [bɑvjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܒܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܒܒܝܬܐ or ܒܒܘܬܐ or ܒܒܬܐ)

  1. (anatomy) pupil (of the eye)

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References[edit]

  • bbh”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 34a
  • 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. 116b