ܡܛܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic مَطَر (maṭar) and Hebrew מָטָר (māṭār).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܡܛܪܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. rain
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܢ-ܛ-ܪ (IPA(key): /n-tˁ-r/) related to guarding. Compare Arabic مَنْظَر (manẓar).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [matˁtˁ(ə)rɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [matˁtˁ(ə)re(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܛܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܡܛܪܐ)

  1. guarding, protecting, keeping
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Ancient Greek μήρτα (mḗrta).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [metˁrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [metˁre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܛܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܡܛܪܐ)

  1. (anatomy) uterus, womb
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Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [m(ə)tˁɑre(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܡܛܪܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. emphatic plural of ܡܛܪܬܐ

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