ܫ

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Character ܫ U+072B (ܫ)
Name SYRIAC LETTER SHIN
Block Syriac
ܪ [U+072A] [U+072C] ܬ

Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܫ

  1. Syriac letter shin

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤔 ‎(š, shin). Compare Arabic ش ‎(š) and Hebrew ש ‎(š).

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܫ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. shin, twenty-first letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

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See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܫ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number three hundred (300)

References[edit]

  • $”, 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. 355a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 553a
  • 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. 1496a