ܓܠܝܕܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly related to Latin gelidus; compare Arabic جَلِيد (ǧalīd), Hebrew גְּלִיד (gəlîḏ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡ(ə)liðɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡ(ə)liðe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܠܝܕܐ (gəlīḏāʾm (plural ܓܠܝܕܐ)

  1. ice, icicle, crystal
  2. cold

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • glyd”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-09-01
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 48b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 70b
  • 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. 236b