ܥܡܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܥ-ܡ-ܪ (IPA(key): /ʕ-m-r/) related to inhabiting.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕɑmorɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕɑmore(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܡܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܥܡܘܪܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܥܡܘܪܬܐ)

  1. inhabitant, dweller
  2. immigrant, settler, sojourner
  3. household member
  4. neighbor/neighbour
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Hebrew עֲמוֹרָה (ʿĂmôrâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕɑmorɑ(ʔ)], [ʕammorɑ(ʔ)]

Proper noun[edit]

ܥܡܘܪܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. (biblical) Gomorrah
See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • "(mwr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 256b, 415b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 417a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1109b