جرجس

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Arabic[edit]

جُرْجُس

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek Γεώργιος (Geṓrgios).

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Proper noun[edit]

جُرْجُس (jurjusm

  1. (Saint) George, a legendary Christian martyr
  2. A male given name, George
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Etymology 2[edit]

جِرْجِس

Borrowed from Aramaic גַּרְגִּישְׁתָּא(gargīštā) /‏ ܓܰܪܓܶܫܬܴܐ(gargeštā), of unknown origin.

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Noun[edit]

جِرْجِس (jirjism (obsolete)

  1. sealing earth, terra sigillata
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Classical Syriac ܓܰܪܓܳܗܴܐ(gargāsā, a type of gnats), ultimately probably onomatopoeic. Compare Jewish Babylonian Aramaic דגירגצא ,גירגצא ,גרגצא‎.

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Noun[edit]

جِرْجِس (jirjism (collective, singulative جِرْجِسَة(jirjisa))

  1. (Syria, obsolete) any Nematocera insect: crane flies, gnats, mosquitoes
    Synonyms: بَعُوض(baʿūḍ), بَقّ(baqq) (Iraq), نَامُوس(nāmūs), بَرْغَش(barḡaš), خَمُوش(ḵamūš)
  2. bimaculated lark (Melanocorypha bimaculata), of which Melanocorypha bimaculata subsp. rufescens occurs in summer in Arabia and Northeastern Africa and in the Northern and Western edges of Greater Syria in winter, a gamebird, the other subspecies Melanocorypha bimaculata subsp. bimaculata East and South of the Caspian Sea)
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References[edit]

  • Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg جرجس (اسم)‎ on the Arabic Wikipedia.Wikipedia ar
  • grgšh”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • grgs”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Dozy, Reinhart Pieter Anne (1881), “جرجس”, in Supplément aux dictionnaires arabes, volume 1, Leiden: E. J. Brill, page 182
  • Fraenkel, Siegmund (1886) Die aramäischen Fremdwörter im Arabischen (in German), Leiden: E. J. Brill, page 252
  • Freytag, Georg (1830), “جرجس”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum, volume 1, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 263
  • Freytag, Georg (1837), “قرقس”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum, volume 4, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 263
  • Kazimirski, Albin de Biberstein (1860), “جرجس”, in Dictionnaire arabe-français contenant toutes les racines de la langue arabe, leurs dérivés, tant dans l’idiome vulgaire que dans l’idiome littéral, ainsi que les dialectes d’Alger et de Maroc (in French), volume 1, Paris: Maisonneuve et Cie, page 275
  • Kazimirski, Albin de Biberstein (1860), “قرقس”, in Dictionnaire arabe-français contenant toutes les racines de la langue arabe, leurs dérivés, tant dans l’idiome vulgaire que dans l’idiome littéral, ainsi que les dialectes d’Alger et de Maroc (in French), volume 2, Paris: Maisonneuve et Cie, page 723
  • Shirihai, Hadoram; Svensson, Lars (2018) Handbook of Western Palearctic Birds. Volume 1: Passerines: Larks to Warblers, London: Bloomsbury Publishing, →ISBN, page 57