ܙܘܙܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [zuzɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [zuze(ʔ)] (plural)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Akkadian [script needed](zūzu). Compare Hebrew זוּז(zûz).

Noun[edit]

ܙܘܙܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܙܘܙܐ)

  1. coin
  2. (in the plural) money
  3. (numismatics) zuz, drachma, dirhem
  4. dram (weight)
  5. dipper, ladle
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܙܘܙܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܙܘܙܐ)

  1. kind of onion
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • zwz”, 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. 86a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 112b
  • 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. 371a