ܥܝܕܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܥ-ܘ-ܕ (ʿ-w-d) related to accustoming. Compare Arabic عَادَة (ʿāda(t)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)jɑðɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)jɑðe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܝܕܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܥܝܕܐ)

  1. custom, rite, habit, use
  2. (in the plural) behaviour
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܥ-ܕ-ܕ (ʿ-d-d) related to pruning, originally *ܥܥܕ (ʿ-ʿ-d), from Proto-Semitic *ʿḍd.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)jɑðɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܥܝܕܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. extirpation of weeds
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • (yd”, 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. 246b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 411a
  • 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. 1095a