ܪܡܟܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Iranian *ramaka- or Middle Iranian *ramak. Compare Middle Persian lmk' ‎(ramag), Persian رمه ‎(rama), Old Armenian երամակ ‎(eramak), and Hebrew רַמָּךְ ‎(rammāḵ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ram(ə)xɑ(ʔ)] (singular and plural)
  • IPA(key): [ram(ə)xe(ʔ)], [ram(ə)xɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܡܟܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܪܡܟܬܐ or ܪܡܟܐ)

  1. herd
  2. pack, troop, band
  3. multitude, crowd
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Modified from above.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rammɑxɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rammɑxe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܡܟܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܪܡܟܐ)

  1. herdsman (especially horseherd)
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • rmk”, 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. 348b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 543b
  • 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. 1474b