سریش

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See also: سريش‎, شريش, and سرېښ

Persian[edit]

Verb[edit]

سریش (seriš)

  1. present stem form of سرشتن(sereštan)

Noun[edit]

سریش (seriš)

  1. lime, glue
  2. gluten, the sticky part from bran
  3. isinglass
  4. kingspear (Asphodelus gen. et spp.)
  5. desert candle (Eremurus gen. et spp.)
  6. (figuratively) wailing, lamentation

Alternative forms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Arabic: سِرِيش(sirīš)
  • Middle Armenian: շրէշ (šrēš)
  • Pashto: سرېښ(sareẍ)

Further reading[edit]

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892) , “سریش”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • Vullers, Johann August (1856–1864) , “سریش”, in Lexicon Persico-Latinum etymologicum cum linguis maxime cognatis Sanscrita et Zendica et Pehlevica comparatum, e lexicis persice scriptis Borhâni Qâtiu, Haft Qulzum et Bahâri agam et persico-turcico Farhangi-Shuûrî confectum, adhibitis etiam Castelli, Meninski, Richardson et aliorum operibus et auctoritate scriptorum Persicorum adauctum (in Latin), volume II, Bonn: Adolf Marcus, page 294