ܡܝܛܪܢ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مِطْرَان (miṭrān).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mitˁrɑn] (singular and plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܝܛܪܢ m (plural ܡܝܛܪܢ)

  1. (Christianity) metropolitan, archbishop

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • "myTrn" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 181b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 269a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 752a