ܥܢܒܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Hebrew עֵנָב (ʿēnāḇ), עֲנָבָה (ʿănāḇā), Arabic عِنَب (ʿinab).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕɛnb(ə)θɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܥܢܒܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܥܢܒܐ)

  1. grape
  2. berry
  3. morel
  4. cluster, bunch
  5. (pathology) kind of haemorrhoid/hemorrhoid
  6. (pathology) tubercle in the eye
  7. (anatomy) oval of the eye

Inflection[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Although feminine in the singular, this word behaves as a common noun in the plural.

References[edit]

  • "(nbh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 257b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 419b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1114b