ܙ

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ܙ U+0719, ܙ
SYRIAC LETTER ZAIN
ܘ
[U+0718]
Syriac ܚ
[U+071A]

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤆 (z, zayin). Compare Arabic (z) and Hebrew ז (z).

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܙ (transliteration needed)

  1. zayn, seventh letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

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See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܙ (transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number seven (7)

References[edit]

  • z”, 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. 83a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 109a
  • 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. 361a