ܗ

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ܗ U+0717, ܗ
SYRIAC LETTER HE
ܖ
[U+0716]
Syriac ܘ
[U+0718]

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤄 (h, he). Compare Arabic ه (h) and Hebrew ה (h).

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܗ (transliteration needed)

  1. he, fifth letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

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See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܗ (transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number five (5)

References[edit]

  • h”, 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. 72a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 98a
  • 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. 327a