ܕܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek δωρεά (dōreá).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dorɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dore(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܘܪܐ m (plural ܕܘܪܐ)

  1. gift (especially from spouses or in-laws)
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Akkadian 𒂦 (dūru [BAD3]).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [durɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dure(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܘܪܐ m (plural ܕܘܪܐ)

  1. wall, enclosure, circle
  2. (ecclesiastical) procession
Inflection[edit]
See also[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܕ-ܘ-ܪ (IPA(key): /d-w-r/) related to dwelling.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [d(ə)wɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [d(ə)wɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܘܪܐ m (plural ܕܘܪܐ)

  1. dwelling, inhabiting
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "dwr)" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2013-01-13.
  • "dwr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2013-01-13.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 61b, 62a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 88a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 287b