Phoenician Dictionary

Phoenician Dictionary

Robbie Baldwin

 

I am making a Phoenician Dictionary/Reference Page for those who are trying to pronounce my own-made words that are difficult to pronounce. Also embedded with the word is also the mp3 file on how to correctly pronounce them. I am also including the phonetic definitions of each vowel and constant for reference.

Phonetic words:

Aeya: AE-Y-A.

n.) Love

Air-or: AER-OR

n.) action leading to OR/AEYA

Hee: H-EE

n.) Male; sun; fire; man

Nigor: N-I-G-OR.

n.) Friend

Wor: W-OR.

n.) Peace

Wur: W-UR.

n.) War; violence

Yee: Y-EE

n.) female; moon; water; woman

Vowel and Constant definition:

  • AH – Air
  • A (as in mat) – stick
  • AE (as in rain) – to make
  • À (as in m’am; tricky sound to pronounce alone) – identity???
  • AR – art
  • AER – action/do
  • AW (as in law) – as is???
  • B – circle
  • CH – work/labor
  • D – rising/strengthening
  • EE (as in feet) – energy/thing
  • EH (as in dead) – non-existent
  • EER – steer to/go to
  • F – hidden
  • G – ground
  • H – warm/male
  • I (as in it) – unknown
  • IE (as in night) – opposing
  • K – living
  • L – lowering/descending
  • M – flowing
  • N – negating
  • O (as in lock) – all
  • OH – breath
  • OO (as in good) – thick
  • OR – light/aeya
  • OW – pain
  • OY – moving
  • P – pouring/giving
  • R – divine/richly/peak
  • S – sound of snake
  • SH – wearing
  • T – solid
  • TH – thundering
  • UE (as in you) – good
  • UH – sex
  • UR – slavery/garbage
  • V – sight
  • W – covering
  • Y – moon/female
  • Z – feeling