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