ܟܪܘܙܘܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ܟܪܘܙܐ (kārōzāʾ, preacher), from the root ܟ-ܪ-ܙ (IPA(key): /k-r-z/) related to declaring + the abstract noun ending ܘܬܐ- (-ūṯāʾ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kɑrozuθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kɑrozwɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܪܘܙܘܬܐ f (plural ܟܪܘܙܘܬܐ)

  1. preaching, heralding
  2. message, proclamation, speech
  3. (Christianity) Gospel
  4. (ecclesiastical) recitation, litany, commemoration

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "krwzw"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 162a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 225a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 648b