ܟܪܝܣܝܣ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χρῆσις (khrêsis).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [k(ə)re(j)sis] (singular and plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܪܝܣܝܣ f (plural ܟܪܝܣܝܣ)

  1. use, experience
  2. custom, habit, wont
  3. proof, evidence, testimony
  4. quotation, citation, example

References[edit]

  • "krysys" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 226b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 652b