ܩܡܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭪𐭬𐭥 (kamar). Compare Arabic قَمَر (qamar) and Hebrew קֶמֶר (qémer).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qamrɑ(ʔ)], [q(ə)mɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qamre(ʔ)], [q(ə)mɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܡܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܩܡܪܐ)

  1. belt, girdle, strap

Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܩܡܪܐ (transliteration neededm

  1. (astronomy) Orion's Belt

References[edit]

  • "qmr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 322a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 509a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1379a