ܪ

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Character ܪ
Unicode name SYRIAC LETTER RISH
Code point U+072A
Entity number ܪ
Unicode block Syriac
ܩ [U+0729] [U+072B] ܫ

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤓 ‎(r, resh). Compare Arabic ‎(r) and Hebrew ר ‎(r).

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܪ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. resh, twentieth letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

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See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܪ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number two hundred (200)

References[edit]

  • r”, 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. 334a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 524a
  • 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. 1424a