ܚܢܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Related to ܚܢܐ (ḥannāʾ, bosom).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħannuθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħanwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܢܘܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܚܢܘܬܐ)

  1. (anatomy) uterus
  2. small sack
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܢ-ܐ (ḥ-n-ʾ) related to bending. Compare Arabic حَانُوت (ḥānūt) and Hebrew חֲנוּת (ḥănûṯ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɑnuθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħɑnwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܢܘܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܚܢܘܬܐ)

  1. arched chamber, cell, stall, booth, enclosure
  2. shop, store
  3. gang, crew
Inflection[edit]
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • xnw”, 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. 110a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 149a
  • 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. 471a