ܕܒܐ ܪܒܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ܕܒܐ ‎(debbāʾ, bear) + ܪܒܬܐ ‎(rabbəṯāʾ, great(er)), feminine form of ܪܒܐ ‎(rabbāʾ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dɛbbɑ(ʔ) rab(bə)θɑ(ʔ)]

Proper noun[edit]

ܕܒܐ ܪܒܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf

  1. (astronomy) Great Bear, Ursa Major

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 81b