ܢܐܪܒܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Akkadian nērebu[Cuneiform needed].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ne(ʔ)r(ə)vɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ne(ʔ)r(ə)ve(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܢܐܪܒܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܢܐܪܒܐ)

  1. chasm, abyss
  2. valley, glen, narrows, pass
  3. deep pool
  4. precipice, peak

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "n)rb" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 195a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 325a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 882b