ܒܙܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bɛzzɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [bɛzze(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܙܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܒܙܐ)

  1. (anatomy) nipple, teat, breast
  2. (pathology) ulcers on the skin of the cornea
  3. (figuratively, in the plural) mountains
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭡𐭠𐭦 (bāz). Compare Arabic بَاز (bāz) and Hebrew בַּז (baz).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bɑzɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [bɑze(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܙܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܒܙܐ)

  1. hawk, falcon
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • bz”, 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. 27a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 40a
  • 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. 132b