ܙܠܡܐ ܩܫܝܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ܙܠܡܐ (z(ə)lāmā(ʾ), crooked writing), from the root ܙ-ܠ-ܡ (z-l-m) related to crookedness + ܩܫܝܐ (qašyā(ʾ), difficult).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [z(ə)lɑmɑ(ʔ) qaʃjɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܙܠܡܐ ܩܫܝܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. (grammar, orthography) name of a vowel mark equivalent to /e/

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • zlm)@q$y)”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 117a