ܙܩܝܦܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [z(ə)qifɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [z(ə)qife(ʔ)] (plural)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Akkadian [script needed] ‎(zaqīpu).

Noun[edit]

ܙܩܝܦܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܙܩܝܦܐ)

  1. cross, crucifix
  2. crucifixion
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܙ-ܩ-ܦ ‎(z-q-p) related to erecting. Compare Hebrew זָקוּף ‎(zāqûᵽ).

Adjective[edit]

ܙܩܝܦܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܙܩܝܦܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܙܩܝܦܬܐ)

  1. high, raised up
  2. crucified
  3. arrogant, pompous
  4. difficult, arduous
  5. opposed, set against
  6. affected
  7. (grammar) pronounced with a certain vowel (see ܙܩܦܐ)
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • zqyp”, 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. 91b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 119b
  • 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, pp. 393b-394a