Syriac dictionary ܠܟܣܝܟܘܢ ܣܘܪܝܝܐ

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NOTE! Here we present the vocals and pronaunciation in "West Syriac".
For east Syriac please see other sources.
             
Example Phonetic Pronaunciation Vocals            Meaning Name Letter
ܐܰܒܳܐ aboː a a [and] A olaf ܐ
ܐܳܪܚܳܐ oːrhoː o [or] B beth ܒ
ܐܶܡܳܐ emoː ɛ or e e [else] G gomal ܓ
ܐܺܝܠܳܢܳܐ iːloːnoː i [eagle] D dolath ܕ
ܐܽܘܪܚܳܐ uːrhoː oo [hood] H heh ܗ
O waw ܘ
Z zay ܙ
HH heth ܚ
TT tteth ܛ
Commentary Example Plural Y, I youth ܝ
You get a plural simply by adding the plural dots (..) on letters like: ܘ، ܝ، ܒ، ܓ، ܕ، ܪ، or ܗ ܕܶܐܒܳܐ Maskulinum singular K kof ܟ
Often ends maskulinum plural with E vocal, like debe ܕ̈ܶܐܒܶܐ Maskulinum plural L lomad ܠ
ܐܽܘܡܬܳܐ Femininum singular M meem ܡ
Nearly always ends with ـܳܬܳܐ ܐܶܡܘ̈ܳܬܳܐ، ܐܽܘܡܘ̈ܳܬܳܐ Femininum plural N noon ܢܢ
S semkath ܣ
AA Ain ܥ
F Feh ܦ
SS Sodeh ܨ
Q Qof ܩ
R Rish ܪ
SH Sheen ܫ
T taw ܬ

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