ܚܘܡܫܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħumʃɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħumʃe(ʔ)] (plural)

Etymology 1[edit]

Derived from ܚܡܫܐ (ḥamšāʾ, five). Compare Arabic خُمْس (ḫums) and Hebrew חֹמֶשׁ (ḥṓmeš).

Noun[edit]

ܚܘܡܫܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܚܘܡܫܐ)

  1. (fractional) fifth ()
Inflection[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Akkadian [script needed] (emšu) and Hebrew חֹמֶשׁ (ḥṓmeš).

Noun[edit]

ܚܘܡܫܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܚܘܡܫܐ)

  1. (anatomy) abdomen, belly, loins, stomach
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References[edit]

  • xwm$”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • xwm$)”, 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, pp. 99b, 109a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 132a
  • 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. 427b