ܡܐܣܪܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܐ-ܣ-ܪ (IPA(key): /ʔ-s-r/) related to binding.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [me(ʔ)sɑrtɑ(ʔ)], [ma(ʔ)sɑrtɑ(ʔ)], [mɑ(ʔ)sɑrtɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܡܐܣܪܬܐ f (plural ܡܐܣܪܝܬܐ)

  1. bundle, bunch, handful
  2. burden
  3. band, truss
  4. chain
  5. (anatomy) tendon, nerve; elbow
  6. cubit

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "m)srh" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 16b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 247b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 703a-b