ܓܢܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܢ-ܢ(ɡ-n-n) related to lying down. Compare Akkadian [script needed](gannatu), Arabic جَنَّة(janna(t)), and Hebrew גִּנָּה(ginnâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡann(ə)θɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܓܢܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܓܐܢܐܣ or ܓܢܐܣ or ܓܢܣ or ܓܢܢܐ or ܓܢܐ)

  1. garden, park

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • gnh”, 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. 50a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 75a
  • 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. 250a