ܩܛܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From an indeterminate source. Compare Arabic قِطّ (qiṭṭ), Armenian կատու (katu), Georgian კატა (ḳaṭa), Byzantine Greek κάττα (kátta), Russian кот (kot), Basque katu, English cat.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qatˁtˁɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qatˁtˁe(ʔ)], [qatˁwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܛܐ (transliteration neededc (plural ܩܛܘܬܐ or ܩܛܐ)

  1. cat
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qatˁtˁɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qatˁtˁe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܛܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܩܛܐ)

  1. kind of heron (possibly Botaurus stellaris)
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Possibly from Old Persian [script needed].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qɑtˁɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qɑtˁe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܛܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܩܛܐ)

  1. plumb line
Inflection[edit]
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܩܛܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. (rare) Alternative form of ܩܛܝܐ

Etymology 5[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܩܛܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܩܛܐ)

  1. Alternative spelling of ܩܐܛܐ
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • qT)”, 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. 315b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 500a
  • 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. 1347b