[<< wiktionary] ܠܚܫܐ
== Classical Syriac ==


=== Etymology ===
From the root ܠ-ܚ-ܫ‎ (l-ḥ-š) related to whispering. Compare Hebrew לַחַשׁ‎ (láḥaš).


=== Pronunciation ===
IPA(key): [l(ə)ħɑʃɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
IPA(key): [l(ə)ħɑʃe(ʔ)] (plural)


=== Noun ===
ܠܚܫܐ • (transliteration needed) m (plural ܠܚܫܐ)

whisper, murmur
charm, allurement


==== Inflection ====


=== References ===
“lḥš”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
Payne Smith, Jessie (1903)  A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 241a