ܓܪܡܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Hebrew גֶּרֶם (gérem).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡarmɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡarme(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܪܡܐ m (plural ܓܪܡܐ)

  1. (anatomy) bone
  2. crustacean shell
  3. kernel, stone (of fruit)
  4. (figuratively) self

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References[edit]

  • "grm" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 54a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 78b
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 261a