ܓܡܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܡ-ܪ (IPA(key): /ɡ-m-r/) related to completing. Compare Hebrew גְּמָר (gəmār).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡ(ə)mɑrɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܓܡܪܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. perfecting
  2. completion, consummation
  3. equipping
  4. (pathology) spasm, convulsion

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References[edit]

  • "gmr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 50a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 73a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 243a-b