ܐܒܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Possibly from Akkadian 𒀀𒈖 (abāru [A.GAR5]). Compare Hebrew אֲבָר (ʾăḇār).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʔ(ə)vɑrɑ(ʔ)], [ʔăvɑrɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܐܒܪܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. lead
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Hebrew אֵבָר (ʾêḇār).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʔɛvrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʔɛvre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܐܒܪܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܐܒܪܐ)

  1. feather, pinion
  2. wing
  3. (anatomy) limb, body part
  4. custom, habit, lifestyle
Inflection[edit]
Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • ")br" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2011-06-10.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 2b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 2b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 5a