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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]


From the root ܕ-ܟ-ܟ(d-k-k).



ܕܘܟܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܕܘܟܘܬܐor ܕܘܟܝܬܐ‎)

  1. spot, place, position, room
  2. post, office
  3. book passage
  4. compartment, small box
  5. (ecclesiastical) episcopal see



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  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary : قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 64a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 85b
  • 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. 281a-b