ܕܡܘܬܐ

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See also: ܪܡܘܬܐ

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܕ-ܡ-ܐ(d-m-ʾ) related to resembling. Compare Arabic دُمْيَة(dumya(t)) and Hebrew דְּמוּת(dəmûṯ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [d(ə)muθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dɛmwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܡܘܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܕܡܘܬܐ)

  1. likeness, reflection, image
  2. form, figure, shape
  3. (astronomy) constellation
  4. copy
  5. likening, simile
  6. class, kind, type
  7. example, archetype
  8. pattern, plan
  9. imagination
  10. enigma
  11. garment, clothing

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • dmw”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary : قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 66b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 94a
  • 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. 308a