ܩܪܒܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Etymology 1[edit]

From Akkadian [script needed] (qarābu)[Cuneiform needed]. Compare Hebrew קְרָב (qərāḇ).

Noun[edit]

ܩܪܒܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܩܪܒܐ)

  1. war, battle, fight
  2. (military) line of battle
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܩ-ܪ-ܒ (IPA(key): /q-r-b/) related to approaching.

Noun[edit]

ܩܪܒܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܩܪܒܐ)

  1. nearness
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References[edit]

  • "qrb" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 329a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 517b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1401b

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