ܟܪܣܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic كَرِش (kariš) and Hebrew כֶּרֶס (kéres).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܟܪܣܐ f (plural ܟܪܣܬܐ)

  1. (anatomy) belly, stomach, paunch; womb, uterus; ventricle
  2. cavity
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kɛrsɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kɛrse(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܪܣܐ m (plural ܟܪܣܐ)

  1. kind of plant
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "krs"' in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 163b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 228a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 655b-656a