ܡܕܡ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the older form ܡܢܕܥܡ ‎(mendʿem), from Aramaic 𐡌𐡏𐡃𐡍𐡌.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɛddɛm] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mɛddɛm], [mɛd(də)me(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܕܡ ‎(transliteration neededc ‎(plural ܡܕܡܐ or ܡܕܡ)

  1. thing, affair

Pronoun[edit]

ܡܕܡ ‎(transliteration neededc sg ‎(plural ܡܕܡ)

  1. something, anything
  2. certain
  3. few, some

References[edit]

  • mdm”, 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. 178a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 253b
  • 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. 715a