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) transitive ; see also ܚܲܪܸܓ݂ / ܡܲܠܸܫ / ܓܵܕܹܪ / ܪܵܥܹܣ / ܡܲܠܸܛ / ܦܵܪܹܟ݂ / ܫܵܐܹܦ : to rub , to grate , to move along the surface with pressure ; 3) Bailis Shamun : to sweep ; 4) transitive ; see also ܡܵܚܹܐ / ܟܵܦܹܪ / ܠܵܚܹܐ / ܓܵܪܹܕ / ܫܵܐܹܦ : to rub / to treat by rubbing , to erase , to wipe off (?) , to efface / to remove the traces of ; 5) Bailis Shamun ; transitive ; see also ܫܲܦܹܐ / ܟܲܦܸܪ / ܡܵܪܹܩ / ܫܵܐܹܦ / ܦܵܪܹܟ݂ / ܡܵܪܹܕ / ܣܲܩܸܠ / ܬܲܡܸܙ : to scour , to scrub clean / to rub hard with rough material for cleansing , to remove by rubbing hard , to clean by purging , to remove dirt and debris , to free from foreign matter or impurities , to clear / to dig / to remove as if by a powerful current of water ; 6) transitive ; see also ܡܵܪܹܩ / ܫܵܐܹܦ / ܡܲܒܪܸܩ : to shine / to make bright by polishing , to burnish , to furbish ; ܡܵܫܹܐ ܣܐܘܿܢܹ̈ܐ : to polish shoes ;
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) transitif ; voir aussi ܚܲܪܸܓ݂ / ܡܲܠܸܫ / ܓܵܕܹܪ / ܪܵܥܹܣ / ܡܲܠܸܛ / ܦܵܪܹܟ݂ / ܫܵܐܹܦ : frotter / gratter , astiquer , frictionner (?) ; 3) Bailis Shamun : balayer ; 4) transitif ; voir aussi ܡܵܚܹܐ / ܟܵܦܹܪ / ܠܵܚܹܐ / ܓܵܪܹܕ / ܫܵܐܹܦ : frotter / faire subir un frottement , effacer / oblitérer , gommer , faire disparaître / retirer toute trace de / éliminer ; 5) Bailis Shamun ; transitif ; voir aussi ܫܲܦܹܐ / ܟܲܦܸܪ / ܡܵܪܹܩ / ܫܵܐܹܦ / ܦܵܪܹܟ݂ / ܡܵܪܹܕ / ܣܲܩܸܠ / ܬܲܡܸܙ : décaper , récurer / retirer / enlever / nettoyer en frottant fort / frotter fort , purger / nettoyer au moyen d'une forte circulation d'eau / vidanger , ramoner un conduit ... ; 6) transitif ; voir aussi ܡܵܪܹܩ / ܫܵܐܹܦ / ܡܲܒܪܸܩ : faire briller en frottant , polir , fourbir , cirer des chaussures ; ܡܵܫܹܐ ܣܐܘܿܢܹ̈ܐ : cirer des chaussures ;
Dialect :Classical Syriac

Cf. ܡܫܵܝܬܵܐ, ܡܫܵܝܵܐ

See also : ܟܲܪܦܸܫ, ܓܵܪܹܦ, ܓܲܠܕܹܐ, ܡܵܚܹܐ, ܡܚܵܝܵܐ, ܟܵܦܹܪ, ܟܦܵܪܵܐ, ܓܵܪܹܕ, ܓܪܵܕܵܐ, ܫܵܐܹܦ, ܫܝܵܦܵܐ, ܡܵܫܹܐ, ܡܫܵܝܵܐ, ܠܵܚܹܐ, ܠܚܵܝܵܐ

Source : Oraham, Maclean, Bailis Shamun