ܛܟܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τέχνη (tékhnē).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tˁɛxnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁɛxne(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܛܟܢܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܛܟܢܐ)

  1. craft, device
  2. cunning, fraud, guile, artifice
  3. aid

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Tkn" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 126a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 173a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 528b-529a