ܪܬܝܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܬ-ܬ (r-t-t) related to trembling.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rattiθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [rattiθe(ʔ)] (plural)

Adjective[edit]

ܪܬܝܬܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܪܬܝܬܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܪܬܝܬܬܐ)

  1. trembling
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܪ-ܬ-ܬ (r-t-t) related to trembling. Compare Hebrew רְתֵת (rəṯēṯ).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [r(ə)θe(j)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [r(ə)θe(j)θe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܪܬܝܬܐ (transliteration neededc (plural ܪܬܝܬܐ)

  1. trembling
  2. fear
  3. (in the plural) tremors, seismic shocks
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • rtyt”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2012-07-19
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 354a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 552b
  • 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. 1494b