ܘ

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ܘ U+0718, ܘ
SYRIAC LETTER WAW
ܗ
[U+0717]
Syriac ܙ
[U+0719]
See also: ܘ-

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤅 (w, waw). Compare Arabic و (w) and Hebrew ו (w).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name) IPA(key): [waw]
  • (sound) IPA(key): [w], [u], [o]

Letter[edit]

ܘ (transliteration needed)

  1. waw, sixth letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • Previous: ܗ
  • Next: ܙ

See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܘ (transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number six (6)

References[edit]

  • w”, 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. 81a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 107a
  • 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. 357a