ܒܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *bin-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܐ (brām (plural ܒܢܝܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܒܪܬܐ)

  1. son
  2. young (of an animal)
  3. descendant, scion
  4. follower, disciple, partisan
  5. member, companion
  6. (in the plural) freemen
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *barr-. Cognate with Arabic بَرّ (barr) and Hebrew בַּר (bar).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [barrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [barre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܒܪܐ)

  1. field, wild, open country
  2. outside, outdoors
  3. external part, outer side
Inflection[edit]
Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܒܪܘܬܐ or ܒܪܬܐ or ܒܪܐ)

  1. Alternative spelling of ܒܐܪܐ
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • br”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 36a-b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 53a
  • Sokoloff, Michael (2009) A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, Winona Lake, Indiana; Piscataway, New Jersey: Eisenbrauns; Gorgias Press, p. 177b