ܫܐܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Akkadian 𒄯 (šewiru, semeru [ḪAR]). Compare Hebrew שֵׁר (šēr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃe(ʔ)rɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃe(ʔ)re(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܐܪܐ (transliteration needed) m (plural ܫܐܪܐ)

  1. chain
  2. anklet, bracelet, bangle
  3. nose ring
  4. shoulder covering; cape

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "$)r" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2011-06-08.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 356a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 554b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1498a