ܓܙܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܙ-ܪ (ɡ-z-r) related to cutting off. Compare Hebrew גָּזָר (gāzār).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡ(ə)zɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡ(ə)zɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܙܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܓܙܪܐ)

  1. cutting off
  2. circumcision
  3. surgery
  4. deforming, disfiguring
  5. cut, piece, part
  6. flock, herd, fold
  7. (figuratively) monastery, convent
  8. judgement, sentence, decree
  9. execution
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܙ-ܪ (ɡ-z-r) related to cutting off. Compare Hebrew גֶּזֶר (gézer).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡɛzrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡɛzre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܙܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܓܙܪܐ)

  1. slit, notch, incision
  2. ablation, excision, amputation
  3. prey
  4. (numismatics) penny, small coin
  5. (dialectal) gift
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܙ-ܪ (ɡ-z-r) related to cutting off. Compare Arabic جَزَّار (ǧazzār).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡazzɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡazzɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܙܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܓܙܪܐ)

  1. circumciser, mohel
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

From Middle Persian *gazar. Compare Persian گزر (gazar), Armenian գազար (gazar), Arabic جَزْر (ǧazr), and Hebrew גֶּזֶר (gézer).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡɛzzɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ɡɛzzɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܓܙܪܐ (gezzārāʾm (plural ܓܙܪܐ)

  1. carrot, parsnip
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • gzr”, 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. 46b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, pp. 67b-68a
  • 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, pp. 226b-227a