ܗܘܦܪܟܝܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὑπαρχία (huparkhía).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [hu(p)parkijɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܗܘܦܪܟܝܐ f (plural ܗܘܦܪܟܘܣ ,ܗܘܦܪܟܝܐܣ ,ܗܘܦܪܟܝܣ)

  1. province, prefecture, diocese
  2. eparchy

References[edit]

  • "hwprky" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 76a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 103a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 338b