ܛܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tˁurɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁure(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܛܘܪܐ m (plural ܛܘܪܐ)

  1. mountain, hill
  2. field, countryside
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Hebrew טוּר (ṭûr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tˁawrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁawre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܛܘܪܐ m (plural ܛܘܪܐ)

  1. space of time or distance
  2. moment, instant
  3. interval, duration
  4. measure, size, quantity, extent
  5. territory, boundary, border
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Twr"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 125a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 170b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 521a