ܫܪܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃ(ə)rɑrɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܫܪܪܐ m (uncountable)

  1. firmness, solidity
  2. truth, verity, fact
  3. faith, faithfulness, confidence
  4. betrothal, engagement, marriage

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References[edit]

  • "$rr" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 381a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1613a