ܫܪܝܢܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃɛrjɑnɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃɛrjɑne(ʔ)] (plural)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Akkadian 𒊓 (šerʾānu [SA]). Compare Arabic شِرْيَان (širyān).

Noun[edit]

ܫܪܝܢܐ m (plural ܫܪܝܢܐ)

  1. (anatomy) joint, nerve, ligament, articulation; membrane; artery
  2. (physiology) pulse
  3. fissure, crack, split
  4. canal, channel
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Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Hebrew שִׁרְיוֹן (širyôn).

Noun[edit]

ܫܪܝܢܐ m (plural ܫܪܝܢܐ)

  1. breastplate, corselet, cuirass
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Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܪ-ܐ (IPA(key): /ʃ-r-ʔ/) related to loosening.

Noun[edit]

ܫܪܝܢܐ m (plural ܫܪܝܢܐ)

  1. loosening
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "$ryn" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2011-06-09.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 383b
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 598b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1607b