ܦܫܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܦ-ܫ-ܪ (IPA(key): /p-ʃ-r/). Compare Hebrew פֵּשֶׁר (pḗšer).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [p(ə)ʃɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [p(ə)ʃɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܦܫܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܦܫܪܐ)

  1. melting, dissolving, liquefaction
  2. (physiology) digestion, rumination
  3. urine
  4. ripeness, maturity, development
  5. solution, cure
  6. mitigation, relaxation
  7. interpretation, explanation
  8. oneiromancy
  9. foolishness

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "p$r" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 295a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 469a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 1263b-1264a