ܡܕܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Possibilities include:

  • From Akkadian [script needed] (maddattu).
  • From ܕܢܐ (dannāʾ, jar, urn), from Akkadian [script needed] (dannu).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [maddɑnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [maddɑne(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܕܢܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܡܕܢܐ)

  1. wine cellar, storeroom
  2. (agriculture) granary

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References[edit]

  • mdn”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2013-04-28
  • 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. 716a