ܚܣܕܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܣ-ܕ (ḥ-s-d) related to dishonouring. Compare Arabic حَسَد (ḥasad).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܚܣܕܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܚܣܕܢܐ)

  1. shame, dishonour, reproach, ignominy
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Hebrew חֶסֶד (ḥéseḏ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħɛs(ə)ðɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܚܣܕܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. mercy, kindness
  2. favour, forbearance, clemency
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • xsd”, 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. 111b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 150a-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. 474b