ܟܠܒܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *kalb-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kalb(ə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kalbɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Adjective[edit]

ܟܠܒܬܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. feminine emphatic singular of ܟܠܒܐ
  2. feminine emphatic plural of ܟܠܒܐ

Noun[edit]

ܟܠܒܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܟܠܒܬܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܟܠܒܐ)

  1. dog, hound, bitch
  2. (figuratively) pincers, tongs, tweezers, nippers, fork
  3. (animal anatomy) arm, claw
  4. plate, thin piece of metal
  5. stitch
  6. crack
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kallɑvtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kallɑvɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܠܒܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܟܠܒܬܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܟܠܒܐ)

  1. dog keeper, dog trainer; one who hunts with dogs
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "klbh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. p. 156a
  • Marcus Jastrow (1903), A Dictionary of the Targumim, the Talmud Babli and Yerushalmi, and the Midrashic Literature
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 215b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 622b, 623a