ܥܪܒܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

ܥܪܒܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܥܪܒܐ)

  1. large wooden bowl or vessel; washtub, kneading trough
  2. cup (unit of measure)
  3. water wheel
  4. olive press
  5. vetch, chickpea
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ḍrb. Compare Hebrew עֵרֶב (ʿḗreḇ) and Phoenician 𐤁‎𐤓𐤑‎ (ṣrb).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕɛrbɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕɛrbe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܪܒܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܥܪܒܐ)

  1. sheep, lamb
  2. ram
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܥ-ܪ-ܒ (IPA(key): /ʕ-r-b/) related to setting, from Proto-Semitic *ġrb. Compare Arabic غَرْب (ġarb) and Hebrew עֶרֶב (ʿéreḇ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)rɑvɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)rɑve(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܪܒܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܥܪܒܐ)

  1. sunset
  2. west
Inflection[edit]
Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

From the root ܥ-ܪ-ܒ (IPA(key): /ʕ-r-b/) related to pledging.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)rɑvɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕ(ə)rɑve(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܪܒܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܥܪܒܐ)

  1. guarantee, surety
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Modified from above. Compare Arabic عَرَّاب (ʿarrāb) and Hebrew עָרֵב (ʿārēḇ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕarrɑvɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕarrɑve(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܪܒܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܥܪܒܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܥܪܒܬܐ)

  1. sponsor, guarantor, surety, securer
  2. guardian, godfather
  3. groomsman
  4. (law) security, bail
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 6[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܥܪܒܐ (transliteration needed)

  1. emphatic plural of ܥܪܒܬܐ

Etymology 7[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܥܪܒܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. Arabah

References[edit]

  • "(rb" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 263a, b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 427a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1134a-b