ܚܡܪܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ḥmr. Compare Hebrew חֲמוֹרָה (ḥămôrâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)mɑrtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)mɑrɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܡܪܬܐ f (plural ܚܡܪܬܐ ; singular masculine counterpart ܚܡܪܐ)

  1. donkey, she-ass, jenny
Inflection[edit]
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Modified from above.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħammɑrtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħammɑrɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܡܪܬܐ f (plural ܚܡܪܬܐ ; singular masculine counterpart ܚܡܪܐ)

  1. donkey driver
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Modified from ܚܡܪܐ (ḥamrā(ʾ), wine), from Proto-Semitic *ḫmr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħammɑrtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħammɑrɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܡܪܬܐ f (plural ܚܡܪܬܐ ; singular masculine counterpart ܚܡܪܐ)

  1. vintner
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "xmrh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 108b-109a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 147b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 468a