ܨܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܨ-ܘ-ܬ (ṣ-w-t) related to hearkening. Compare Arabic صَوْت (ṣawt).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sˁawtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sˁawte(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܨܘܬܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܨܘܬܐ)

  1. hearing, hearkening, attention, heed
  2. sound, voice
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sˁaw(ə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sˁaw(ə)θe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܨܘܬܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܨܘܬܐ)

  1. conversation
  2. enjoyment
  3. frequentation, familiar intercourse
  4. companion
  5. companionship, association, joint venture
  6. society
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • cwt”, 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. 300b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 477a
  • 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. 1282b