ܕܘܢܒܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Arabic ذَنَب ‎(ḏanab) and Hebrew זָנָב ‎(zānāḇ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dunbɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dunbe(ʔ)], [dunbɑθɑ(ʔ)], [dunb(ə)jɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܘܢܒܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܕܘܢܒܝܬܐ or ܕܘܢܒܬܐ or ܕܘܢܒܐ)

  1. (animal anatomy) tail
  2. farthest part, end
  3. stump
  4. bit, scrap

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "dnb" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 67b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 87a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 284a-b