ܬܥܠܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *θaʿlab-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [taʕl(ə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [taʕlɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܬܥܠܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܬܥܠܬܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܬܥܠܐ)

  1. fox, vixen
  2. (figuratively) fox, cunning person

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "t(lh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 395a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 617a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1657b