ܓܪܕܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܪ-ܕ (IPA(key): /ɡ-r-d/) related to scraping off. Compare Arabic أَجْرَد (ʾaǧrad).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡardɑ(ʔ)], [ɡ(ə)rɑðɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡarde(ʔ)], [ɡ(ə)rɑðe(ʔ)] (plural)

Adjective[edit]

ܓܪܕܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܓܪܕܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܓܪܕܬܐ)

  1. bare, bald, hairless, woolless
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܪ-ܕ (IPA(key): /ɡ-r-d/) related to scraping off. Compare Akkadian [script needed] (gāridu)[Cuneiform needed].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡɑrdɑ(ʔ)], [ɡardɑ(ʔ)], [ɡ(ə)rɑðɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡɑrde(ʔ)], [ɡarde(ʔ)], [ɡ(ə)rɑðe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܪܕܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܓܪܕܐ)

  1. beaver (animal)
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡardɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡarde(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܪܕܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܓܪܕܐ)

  1. web
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "grd" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 54a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 78a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 257b