ܓܙܪܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܙ-ܪ (IPA(key): /ɡ-z-r/) related to cutting off. Compare Arabic جَزِيرَة (ǧazīra(t)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡɑzartɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡɑzrɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܙܪܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܓܙܪܬܐ)

  1. (geography) island

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References[edit]

  • "gzrh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 46b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 68a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 227a