ܩܒܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qabbɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qabbe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܒܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܒܐ)

  1. enclosure, cage
  2. prison cell, solitary confinement
  3. fetters
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic قُبَّة ‎(qubba).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qabbɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qabbe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܒܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܒܐ)

  1. (anatomy) womb, uterus
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Hebrew קַב ‎(qaḇ), possibly via Ancient Greek κάβος ‎(kábos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qabbɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qabbe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܒܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܒܐ)

  1. cab (unit of measure)
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ܩܒܐ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. masculine absolute singular of ܩܒܝܐ
  2. masculine construct singular of ܩܒܝܐ

References[edit]

  • qb”, 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. 306a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 487a
  • 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. 1308b