ܩܘܕܫܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܩ-ܕ-ܫ ‎(q-d-š) related to holiness. Compare Arabic قُدْس ‎(quds) and Hebrew קֹדֶשׁ ‎(qṓḏeš).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [quðʃɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [quðʃe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܘܕܫܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܘܕܫܐ)

  1. holiness, sanctity
  2. holy object
  3. oblation, sacrifice
  4. (Christianity) Eucharist
  5. (ecclesiastical) consecration, dedication
  6. holy place, shrine, sanctuary, temple
Inflection[edit]

Irregular absolute and construct singular with a varying Waw.

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܩ-ܕ-ܫ ‎(q-d-š) related to holiness. Compare Arabic قُدَّاس ‎(quddās).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [quddɑʃɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [quddɑʃe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܘܕܫܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܘܕܫܐ)

  1. hallowing, sanctification
  2. oblation, sacrifice
  3. liturgy, mass
  4. (Christianity) Eucharist, Communion
  5. (Christianity) recitation of the Sanctus
  6. (ecclesiastical) consecration, dedication
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • qwd$”, 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, pp. 310b-311a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, pp. 492b-493a
  • 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. 1325a-b