ܫܡܝܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *šamāy- (sky, heaven).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)majjɑ(ʔ)] (singular and plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܡܝܐ (šmayyāc (plural ܫܡܝܐ)

  1. sky, skies
  2. heaven, heavens, paradise
  3. (architecture) ceiling, roof, eaves
  4. peak, height, highest part
  5. shelter
  6. pride
Inflection[edit]
Usage notes[edit]

This world usually appears as singular and masculine.

Antonyms[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ܫܡܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܡܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܫܡܝܬܐ)

  1. Alternative spelling of ܫܐܡܝܐ
Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܫܡܝܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܡܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܫܡܝܬܐ)

  1. Alternative spelling of ܫܐܡܝܐ
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • $myn”, 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. 372b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 584a
  • 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. 1572b