ܫܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic سُور (sūr) and Hebrew שׁוּר (šûr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃurɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃure(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܘܪܐ)

  1. wall, fortification, bulwark, rampart, defence/defense
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܘ-ܪ (IPA(key): /ʃ-w-r/) related to leaping.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃurrɑ(ʔ)], [ʃ(ə)wɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃurre(ʔ)], [ʃ(ə)wɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܘܪܐ)

  1. pulley
  2. axle, axletree
  3. leather bucket of a noria
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Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܪ-ܪ (IPA(key): /ʃ-r-r/) related to firmness. Compare Arabic سُرّ (surr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃurrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃurre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܘܪܐ)

  1. (anatomy) navel, umbilical cord
  2. chain
  3. pureblooded race
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Etymology 4[edit]

Ultimately from Akkadian 𒀸𒋩 (Aššur, Assur).

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Proper noun[edit]

ܫܘܪܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. Assyria
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Etymology 5[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃawrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃawre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܘܪܐ)

  1. Alternative form of ܫܒܪܐ
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References[edit]

  • "$wr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, pp. 364a, 381a, 419b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 568a-b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1535b