ܕܘܪܫܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܕ-ܪ-ܫ (IPA(key): /d-r-ʃ/) related to threshing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [durrɑʃɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [durrɑʃe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܘܪܫܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܕܘܪܫܐ)

  1. training, teaching, instruction, exercise, experience
  2. discipline, study, erudition
  3. disputation, investigation
  4. (law) litigation
  5. contest, struggle

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "dwr$" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 71b
  • 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. 288a-b