๐“‹๐“ƒ€๐“…ฑ๐“ŒŸ

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Egyptian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

๐“‹ โ€Ž(ศb) + phonetic complement ๐“ƒ€ โ€Ž(b) + ๐“…ฑ โ€Ž(w) + determinative ๐“ŒŸ โ€Ž(qs, โ€œboneโ€).

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic *leb- (compare Tangale labata, Mukulu สพelbi).[1]

Noun[edit]

๐“‹๐“ƒ€๐“…ฑ๐“ŒŸ โ€Ž(3bw)

  1. elephant

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir E.; Stolbova, Olga V. (1995), โ€œ*leb-โ€, in Hamito-Semitic Etymological Dictionary: Materials for a Reconstruction (Handbuch der Orientalistik; I.18), Leiden, New York, Kรถln: E.J. Brill, ยง 1662, page 360