ܢܟܣܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܢ-ܟ-ܣ ‎(n-k-s) related to sacrificing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [nɛxs(ə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [nɛxsɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܢܟܣܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܢܟܣܬܐ)

  1. slaughter, slaying, immolation
  2. victim, sacrifice
  3. butchered animal, meat, flesh

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • nksh”, 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. 204b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 340a
  • 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. 919b