ܒܝܬ ܓܒܝܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ܒܝܬ ‎(bêṯ, between) + ܓܒܝܢܐ ‎(gəḇīnēʾ, the eyebrows).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [be(j)θ ɡ(ə)vine(ʔ)] (singular and plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܝܬ ܓܒܝܢܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܒܝܬ ܓܒܝܢܐ)

  1. (anatomy) glabella, brow, forehead

References[edit]

  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 41b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 59a
  • 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. 142a