ܡܟܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܡ-ܟ-ܟ ‎(m-k-k) related to being low.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܡܟܘܬܐ ‎(transliteration needed) f (uncountable)

  1. lowness
  2. humility, meekness
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Akkadian [script needed] ‎(makkūtu).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɑxuθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mɑxwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܟܘܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܡܟܘܬܐ)

  1. (colloquial) ship, boat
  2. (fishing) inflated-skin raft used by fishermen
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɑxuθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mɑxwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܟܘܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܡܟܘܬܐ)

  1. Alternative form of ܡܚܘܬܐ
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [makkuθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mak(kə)wɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܟܘܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܡܟܘܬܐ)

  1. Alternative form of ܡܟܘܬܬܐ
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܡܟܘܬܐ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. absolute singular of ܡܟܘܬܬܐ

References[edit]

  • mkw”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2013-05-11
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 271a
  • 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. 757b