A dictionary of Jewish Babylonian Aramaic of the Talmudic by Michael Sokoloff

By Michael Sokoloff

The 1st new dictionary of Jewish Babylonian Aramaic in a century, this towering scholarly fulfillment offers a whole lexicon of the complete vocabulary utilized in either literary and epigraphic assets from the Jewish neighborhood in Babylon from the 3rd century C.E. to the 12th century. writer Michael Sokoloff's fundamental resource is, in fact, the Babylonian Talmud, probably the most vital and influential works in Jewish literature. not like the authors of past dictionaries of this dialect, in spite of the fact that, he additionally makes use of quite a few different resources, from inscriptions and felony records to different rabbinical literature.A Dictionary of Jewish Babylonian Aramaic additionally differs from past lexographic efforts in its specialize in a unmarried dialect. prior dictionaries were composite works containing a variety of Aramaic dialects from various sessions, blurring differences in that means and nuance. Sokoloff has been in a position to draw at the most present linguistic and textual scholarship to make sure the full accuracy of his lexical entries, every one of that is divided into six components: lemma or root, a part of speech, English gloss, etymology, semantic positive factors, and bibliographic references. one other vital function during this worthy reference paintings is its index of all stated passages, which permits the reader of a given textual content to simply locate the semantics of a specific word.In addition to linguists and experts in Jewish Aramaic literature, lay readers and scholars also will locate this accomplished, updated dictionary necessary for realizing the Babylonian Talmud.

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Bowstring kirlemek to get dirty kirletmek to soil; dirty; stain kirli dirty, filthy, muddy kirpi 1. hedgehog 2. fig. en dust kise pocket kisel "kisel", a desert made of fruit, berries, and potato starch, served with milk kislorod r. oxygen kislota r. de 1. dried apricots 2. mi? ñemek to neigh kit r. whale kitap book kitapça small book kitaphana library kitaphon book-lover, bibliophile kitapsöÿüji book-lover, bibliophile kitir tea-pot kitirdetmek to crunch kitirdewük crisp kitüw slow to forgive, harboring resentment klas r.

Dog II. en rash itigi pushy person itmek I. to push, shove II. mek to push & shove iÿdirmek to feed, cause to eat iÿermen glutton iÿermenlik gluttony iÿilmek to catch hold of iÿm feed, animal food iÿmek to eat iÿmek-içmek food and drink, to eat and drink iÿmi? fruit iÿmit food, nourishment iÿmitlendirmek 1. to feed 2. to nourish iÿmitlenmek to be fed iÿmlemek to feed iÿul July iÿun June izolirlemek to separate izolÿasion r. isolation izolÿasiÿa r. isolation izolÿator r. eniÿe information izzildemek to moan, whine, make a fuss Turkmen/English Dictionary 34 J jabjynmak to snap at, attack jady magic jadygöÿ magician, wizard jadylamak to cast a spell jahan world jahyl ignorant, uneducated, inexperienced jahyllyk ignorance jakyrdamak to laugh jakyrdy laughter jala downpour, cloudburst, heavy rain jalbar pants jam I.

To finish, to end 2. used as a modal verb to express completion : gazyp gutarmak = to finish digging, to dig out gutarnykly final, last gutary? conclusion gutlag congratulations gutlamak to congratulate gutly bolsun! Happy ... : Täze ÿul gutly bolsun! = Happy New Year! gutulgysyz hopeless gutulmak to recover guty box guwanç pride guwanmak to be proud of guÿguç funnel guÿma casting (metal) guÿmak to pour, pour in guÿruk tail guÿy well, shaft guzaÿ shady side guzlamak to calve (used of cows, cats, sheeps, and some other animals) guzlaññy productive, fastbreeding guzy lamb güberçek protruding, bulging, convex gübermek to swell up, inflate gübürdemek to thunder, roar güe moth Turkmen/English Dictionary 27 güjeñlemek to tantalize, tease güjük puppy gül 1.

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