ܟܦܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܟ-ܦ-ܦ ‎(k-p-p) related to curving. Compare Hebrew כַּפָּה ‎(kappâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kapp(ə)θɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܟܦܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܟܦܢܐ or ܟܦܐ)

  1. anything hollow or curved; pan, bowl, plate, saucer, censer, snuff-dish, spoon, ladle
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܟ-ܦ-ܦ ‎(k-p-p) related to curving. Compare Akkadian [script needed] ‎(kippatu) and Hebrew כִּפָּה ‎(kippâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kɛpp(ə)θɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܟܦܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܟܦܐ)

  1. hollow, hollowed place
  2. (architecture) arch, vault
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܟ-ܦ-ܬ ‎(k-p-t) related to binding or bending.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [k(ə)fɑθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [k(ə)fɑθe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܦܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܟܦܬܐ)

  1. cord, chain, bond
  2. curvature, curve, bend
  3. (botany) calyx, capsule, seed vessel
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • kph”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • kpt”, 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, pp. 160a-b, 161a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 222a
  • 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. 646a