ܥܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ḍʾn. Compare Arabic ضَأْن (ḍāʾn) and Hebrew צֹאן (ṣōʾn).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕɑnɑ(ʔ)] (singular and plural)
  • IPA(key): [ʕɑnɑθɑ(ʔ)], [ʕɑnawwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܢܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܥܢܘܬܐ or ܥܢܬܐ or ܥܢܐ)

  1. flock, herd (especially of sheep)

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • (n”, 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. 257b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 419a-b
  • 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. 1114b