ܡܠܚܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic. Compare Arabic مِلْح (milḥ) and Hebrew מֶלַח (mélaḥ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɛlħɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mɛlħe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܠܚܐ (milħā’f (plural ܡܠܚܐ)

  1. salt
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Akkadian 𒈣𒁺𒁺 (malāḫḫu [MA2.LAḪ5]), from Sumerian 𒈣𒁺𒁺 (malaḫ). Compare Arabic مَلَّاح (mallāḥ) and Hebrew מַלָּח (mallāḥ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mallɑħɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mallɑħe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܠܚܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܡܠܚܐ)

  1. sailor, mariner
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References[edit]

  • mlx”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-11-08
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 185a-b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 276b
  • 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. 767a-b

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