ܒܨܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܒ-ܨ-ܪ (IPA(key): /b-sˁ-r/) related to lessening. Compare Arabic بِنْصِر (binṣir).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bɛsˁrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [bɛsˁre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܨܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܒܨܪܐ)

  1. small part, portion
  2. (anatomy) ring finger
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܒܨܪܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. Alternative form of ܒܘܨܪܐ

References[edit]

  • "bcr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 35b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 52a-b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 176a