ܒܪܕܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic بَرَد (barad) and Hebrew בָּרָד (bārāḏ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܕܐ m (uncountable)

  1. hail
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Hebrew בָּרֹד (bārōḏ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ܒܪܕܐ m (plural ܒܪܕܐ ; singular feminine counterpart ܒܪܕܬܐ)

  1. gloomy, dark-coloured, bluish
  2. variegated, spotted, speckled
Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܕܐ m (plural ܒܪܕܐ)

  1. (pathology) kind of eyelid disease
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "brd" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 37b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 55a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 186a