ܠܝܫܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܠ-ܘ-ܫ (l-w-š) related to kneading. Compare Hebrew לַיִשׁ (láyiš). See also Armenian լավաշ (lavaš).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܠܝܫܐ (layšā) m (uncountable)

  1. dough, paste
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܠ-ܘ-ܫ (l-w-š) related to kneading.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [l(ə)jɑʃɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [l(ə)jɑʃe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܠܝܫܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܠܝܫܐ)

  1. kneading
  2. kneading trough
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • ly$”, 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. 170b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 241b
  • 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. 689b