ܐܪܡܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʔarm(ə)lɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʔarm(ə)le(ʔ)] (plural)

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic أَرْمَل (ʾarmal) and Hebrew אַלְמָן (ʾalmān).

Noun[edit]

ܐܪܡܠܐ m (plural ܐܪܡܠܐ ; singular feminine counterpart ܐܪܡܠܬܐ)

  1. widower (humans or animals)
  2. sterile ground, barren tree
  3. church left without a pastor
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἅρμαλα (hármala).

Noun[edit]

ܐܪܡܠܐ m (plural ܐܪܡܠܐ)

  1. (botany) Peganum harmala, harmal
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