ܡܪܟܒܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܟ-ܒ ‎(r-k-b) related to riding. Compare Arabic مَرْكَبَة ‎(markaba(t)) and Hebrew מֶרְכָּבָה ‎(merkāḇâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [markav(ə)tɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mark(ə)vɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܪܟܒܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܡܪܟܒܬܐ)

  1. vehicle, conveyance
  2. chariot, carriage
  3. horsecloth, saddle
  4. throne

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • mrkbh”, 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. 346b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 301b
  • 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. 834b