ܣܛܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew שָׂטָן (śāṭān). Compare Arabic شَيْطَان (šayṭān).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sɑtˁɑnɑ] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sɑtˁɑne] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܣܛܢܐ (sāṭānām (plural ܣܛܢܐ)

  1. adversary, enemy
  2. devil

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Proper noun[edit]

ܣܛܢܐ (sāṭānām

  1. (religion) Satan, the Devil
    • Bible (Peshitta, Peshitta.org Interlinear NT), Mark 1 13.
      ܘܗܘܐ ܬܡܢ ܒܡܕܒܪܐ ܝܘܡܬܐ ܐܪܒܥܝܢ ܟܕ ܡܬܢܣܐ ܡܢ ܣܛܢܐ
      He was there in the desert for forty days while being tempted by the Devil.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • sTn”, 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, page 227a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 373b
  • 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, page 996b