ܙܢܓܒܝܠ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (singibēr), from Sanskrit शृङ्गवेर (śṛṅgavēra). Compare Arabic زَنْجَبِيل (zanǧabīl) and Hebrew זַנְגְּבִיל (zangəḇîl).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܙܢܓܒܝܠ (transliteration neededm

  1. (botany) ginger

References[edit]

  • zngbyl”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • 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. 388a