ܒܪܝܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Akkadian [script?] (birītu)[Cuneiform?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [beriθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ber(ə)jɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܝܬܐ f (plural ܒܪܝܬܐ)

  1. street, road, path
  2. plaza, broad place
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܒ-ܪ-ܐ (IPA(key): /b-r-ʔ/) related to creating. Compare Hebrew בְּרִיָּה (bəriyyâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [b(ə)riθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [bɛrjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܝܬܐ f (plural ܒܪܝܬܐ)

  1. creation
  2. world, universe
  3. miracle, marvel, wonder
  4. body, volume
  5. creature
  6. (masculine, in the plural) men
Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܒܪܝܬܐ f

  1. (biblical) Creation, Genesis

Etymology 3[edit]

From Arabic بَرَاءَة (barāʾa(t)).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [b(ə)rɑjtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [b(ə)rɑjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܝܬܐ f (plural ܒܪܝܬܐ)

  1. assignment of tribute
  2. exemption
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Feminine form of ܒܪܐ (barrā(ʾ), outdoors).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [barriθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [barr(ə)jɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܝܬܐ f (plural ܒܪܝܬܐ)

  1. fields, wilds, desert places
Inflection[edit]

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