ܬܘܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܐ-ܘ-ܐ (ʾ-w-ʾ) related to staying.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tawwɑnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tawwɑne(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܬܘܢܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܬܘܢܐ)

  1. room, chamber
  2. garner
  3. (anatomy) cardiac ventricle
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܬ-ܘ-ܢ (t-w-n) related to urinating, from Proto-Semitic *ṯwn.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tunɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tune(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܬܘܢܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܬܘܢܐ)

  1. urine
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • twn”, 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. 389a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, pp. 606b, 608a
  • 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. 1631b