ܓܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic جَرَّة ‎(ǧarra(t)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡurɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡure(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܘܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܓܘܪܐ)

  1. jug
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܘ-ܪ ‎(ɡ-w-r) related to committing adultery. Compare Arabic جَوْر ‎(ǧawr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡawrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡawre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܘܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܓܘܪܐ)

  1. adultery
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡawrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡawre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܘܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܓܘܪܐ)

  1. (typography) column
Inflection[edit]
Usage notes[edit]

This word rarely appears as masculine.

References[edit]

  • gwr”, 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. 45b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 66a
  • 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. 220a