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Classical Syriac[edit]


From Ancient Greek τάξις (táxis).


  • IPA(key): [tˁaxsɑ(ʔ)], [tˁaksɑ(ʔ)], [tˁɛxsɑ(ʔ)], [tˁɛksɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁaxse(ʔ)], [tˁakse(ʔ)], [tˁɛxse(ʔ)], [tˁɛkse(ʔ)] (plural)


ܛܟܣܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܛܟܣܐ)

  1. arrangement, order, series
  2. rank, degree, station
  3. rule, regulation, ordinance
  4. dignity
  5. (ecclesiastical) liturgy, liturgical order, office, rite, ritual
  6. system
  7. apparatus, equipment, clothes
  8. furniture, ornaments
  9. officials, attendants, guards, troop, company


Related terms[edit]


  • Tks”, 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. 126a-b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 173b
  • 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. 529b