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 (ʿinbəṯāf (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 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. 419b
  • 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