ܬ

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Character ܬ
Unicode name SYRIAC LETTER TAW
Code point U+072C
Entity number ܬ
Unicode block Syriac
ܫ [U+072B] [U+072D] ܭ

Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Phoenician 𐤕 ‎(t, taw). Compare Arabic ت ‎(t) and Hebrew ת ‎(t).

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ܬ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. taw, twenty-second and last letter of the Syriac alphabet

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • Previous: ܫ

See also[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ܬ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. (cardinal) number four hundred (400)

References[edit]

  • t”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 601a
  • 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. 1617a