ܡܘܠܕܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܘ-ܠ-ܕ(w-l-d) related to bearing children. Compare Arabic مَوْلِد(mawlid) and Hebrew מוֹלָד(môlāḏ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mawlɑðɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mawlɑðe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܘܠܕܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܡܘܠܕܐ)

  1. birth, nativity
  2. travail, parturition, childbirth, delivery
  3. producing, bringing forth
  4. generation
  5. lengthening, prolonging
  6. beginning, commencement
  7. (astronomy) new moon

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • mwld”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français ∙ Syriac–English Dictionary ∙ قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 141a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 257b
  • 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. 725a