Eastern Syriac :ܡܵܫܹܐ
Western Syriac :ܡܳܫܶܐ
Eastern phonetic :' ma: ši:
Category :verb
[Human → Hygiene]
English :transitive verb : 1) to wipe , to rub with something soft for cleaning , to clean or dry by rubbing , to rub or stroke gently , to mop , to dust , to swab , to swob ; figurative sense : Job : 11, 19 : ܡܵܫܹܐ ܦܲܐܬ݂ܵܐ ܕ : to make suit to ; 2) Bailis Shamun : to sweep ;
French :verbe transitif : 1) essuyer , frotter doucement (pour nettoyer ou sécher) , passer un coup de lingette , torcher , caresser / lisser doucement , éponger (?) ; sens figuré : Job : 11, 19 : ܡܵܫܹܐ ܦܲܐܬ݂ܵܐ ܕ : caresser le visage de ; 2) Bailis Shamun : balayer ;
Dialect :Classical Syriac

Cf. ܡܫܵܝܬܵܐ, ܡܫܵܝܵܐ

See also : ܟܲܪܦܸܫ, ܓܵܪܹܦ, ܓܲܠܕܹܐ

Source : Oraham, Maclean, Bailis Shamun