ܒܪܝܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Akkadian [script needed](birītu).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [beriθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ber(ə)jɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܝܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܒܪܝܬܐ)

  1. street, road, path
  2. plaza, broad place
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܒ-ܪ-ܐ(b-r-ʾ) related to creating. Compare Hebrew בְּרִיָּה(bəriyyâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [b(ə)riθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [bɛrjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܝܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܒܪܝܬܐ)

  1. creation
  2. world, universe
  3. miracle, marvel, wonder
  4. body, volume
  5. creature
  6. (masculine, in the plural) men
Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܒܪܝܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf

  1. (biblical) Creation, Genesis

Etymology 3[edit]

From Arabic بَرَاءَة(barāʾa).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [b(ə)rɑjtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [b(ə)rɑjɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܝܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܒܪܝܬܐ)

  1. assignment of tribute
  2. exemption
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Feminine form of ܒܪܐ(barrā(ʾ), outdoors).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [barriθɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [barr(ə)jɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܝܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܒܪܝܬܐ)

  1. fields, wilds, desert places
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • bryt)”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • bryyh”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • bryh”, 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. 37a, b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 55b
  • 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. 189a-b