ܥܩܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܥ-ܩ-ܪ (IPA(key): /ʕ-q-r/) related to extracting.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)qɑrɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܥܩܪܐ m (uncountable)

  1. extirpation, eradication
  2. (dentistry) tooth extraction
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Modified from above.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕaqqɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕaqqɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܩܪܐ m (plural ܥܩܪܐ)

  1. extractor
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܥܩܪܐ m (uncountable)

  1. germination
  2. (medicine) medicine taken from a corpse
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Compare Hebrew עִקָּר (ʿiqqār). The sense of "(grammatical) root" is a calque of Arabic أَصْل (ʾaṣl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕɛqqɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕɛqqɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܩܪܐ m (plural ܥܩܪܐ)

  1. (botany) root, stump, shoot, sprout, twig
  2. (medicine) drug, medicinal plant
  3. herb, weed
  4. base, foot, lower part
  5. principle
  6. origin, stock
  7. (grammar) root
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕaqrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕaqre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܩܪܐ m (plural ܥܩܪܐ)

  1. Alternative form of ܥܪܩܐ.
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "(qr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 262a-b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 426a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1132a-b