ܨܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Hebrew צַוָּאר (ṣawwāʾr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sˁawrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sˁawre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܨܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܨܘܪܐ)

  1. (anatomy) neck, throat
  2. (animal anatomy) hump (of a camel)
  3. mountain ridge
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܨ-ܘ-ܪ (IPA(key): /sˁ-w-r/) related to being faint.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sˁ(ə)wɑrɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܨܘܪܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. dizziness
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܨ-ܪ-ܪ (IPA(key): /sˁ-r-r/).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sˁurɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sˁure(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܨܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܨܘܪܐ)

  1. powder, dust
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "cwr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 300b, 304b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 476b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1281b