ܝܗܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly related to Akkadian [script needed] ‎(aʾlu, confederation)[Cuneiform needed].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [jahlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [jahle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܝܗܠܐ ‎(transliteration neededc ‎(plural ܝܗܠܐ)

  1. tribe, clan
  2. crowd, group
  3. cohort, company, troop

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "yhl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 139b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 189a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 567b