ܒܪܩܐ

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Aramaic[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܩܐ ‎(barqa)

  1. (Jewish Palestinian Aramaic) lightning


Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܒ-ܪ-ܩ ‎(b-r-q) related to shining or flashing. Compare Arabic بَرْق ‎(barq) and Hebrew בָּרָק ‎(bārāq).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [barqɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [barqe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܩܐ ‎(barqām ‎(plural ܒܪܩܐ)

  1. lightning
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Hebrew בָּרֶקֶת ‎(bāréqeṯ), derived from the same Semitic root related to shining as above.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bɑrqɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [bɑrqe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܩܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܒܪܩܐ)

  1. emerald
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܒ-ܪ-ܩ ‎(b-r-q) related to polishing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܩܐ ‎(transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. teeth grating
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [barrɑqɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [barrɑqe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܒܪܩܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܒܪܩܐ)

  1. enchanter, charmer (especially of snakes)
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • brq”, 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. 38b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 56b
  • 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. 192a

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