ܩܣܛܘܪ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek κάστωρ ‎(kástōr). Compare Latin castor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܩܣܛܘܪ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܣܛܘܪܣ)

  1. beaver (animal)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin quaestor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qastˁor], [qɛstˁor]

Noun[edit]

ܩܣܛܘܪ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܣܛܘܪܣ)

  1. quaestor, secretary

References[edit]

  • qsTwr”, 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. 324b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 511b
  • 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. 1387b