ܠܘܥܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܠ-ܘ-ܥ ‎(l-w-ʿ) related to licking up. Compare Hebrew לֹעַ ‎(lṓaʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [loʕɑ(ʔ)], [lawʕɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [loʕe(ʔ)], [lawʕe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܠܘܥܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܠܘܥܐ)

  1. (anatomy) jaw
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [luʕɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [luʕe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܠܘܥܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܠܘܥܐ)

  1. (botany) pondweed
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • lw(”, 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. 170a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 238a
  • 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, pp. 679b-680a