ܦܓܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Hebrew פֶּגֶר (péḡer).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܦܓܪܐ m (plural ܦܓܪܐ)

  1. (anatomy) body, flesh
  2. corpse, carcass, cadaver
  3. (Christianity) Body of Christ, Eucharist

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References[edit]

  • "pgr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 269a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 434a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1155a