ܛܠܝܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtˁal.jɑ] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁ(ə.)ˈlaj.jɑ], [tˁ(ə.)ˈlɑ.je] (plural)

Adjective[edit]

ܛܠܝܐ (ṭalyām (plural ܛܠܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܛܠܝܬܐ‎)

  1. young, youthful, childish
  2. new, recent, latest, last
  3. next, following
Inflection[edit]

Irregular masculine singular absolute and construct forms ending in Aleph rather than Yodh.

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtˁal.jɑ] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁ(ə.)ˈlaj.jɑ], [tˁ(ə.)ˈlɑ.je] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܛܠܝܐ (ṭalyām (plural ܛܠܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܛܠܝܬܐ‎)

  1. boy, child (from seven to twelve years old)
  2. servant
Inflection[edit]
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Descendants[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Modified from above. Compare Hebrew טָלֶה(ṭālê).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tˁɛlˈlɑ.jɑ] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁɛlˈlɑ.je] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܛܠܝܐ (ṭellāyām (plural ܛܠܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܛܠܝܬܐ‎)

  1. unmarried youth, bachelor
  2. freeborn youth
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • ṭly”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2013-01-07
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 127a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 174a, 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. 531b