ܚܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Akkadian [script needed] (ḫallu) and Arabic خَلّ (ḵall).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (khālā) m (uncountable)

  1. vinegar
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Hebrew חוֹל (ḥôl).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (khālā) m (uncountable)

  1. sand, gravel
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Compare Arabic خَال (ḵāl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɑlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɑle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (khālām (plural ܚܠܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܚܠܬܐ)

  1. maternal uncle
Inflection[edit]
See also[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɛllɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɛlle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܚܠܐ)

  1. dust, powder
Inflection[edit]
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Compare Arabic حُلَّة (ḥulla(t)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɛllɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɛlle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܚܠܐ)

  1. cloth, covering, veil
  2. (pathology) cataract
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 6[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܚܠܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. emphatic plural of ܚܠܬܐ

References[edit]

  • xl”, 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, 104b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 142a-b
  • 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. 451a-b