טורא

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Arabicظُرَر(ẓurar), ⁧ظِرّ(ẓirr), Hebrewצוּר(tsúr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

טוּרָא (ṭūrām (pluralטוּרַיּאָ⁩)

  1. mountain, hill
    • Tanach, Joshua 2:4, with translation of the New International Version:
      וּמַיָא תְּקִיפוּ לַחדָּא לַחדָּא עַל אַרעָא וְאִיתחֲפִיאוּ כָּל טוּרַיָא רָמַיָא דִּתחוֹת כָּל שְׁמַיָא
      And the waters prevailed so mightily on the earth that all the high mountains under the whole heaven were covered

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References[edit]

ṭwr”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–