ܓܡܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܓ-ܡ-ܪ ‎(ɡ-m-r) related to completing. Compare Hebrew גְּמָר ‎(gəmār).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡ(ə)mɑrɑ(ʔ)]

Noun[edit]

ܓܡܪܐ ‎(transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. perfecting
  2. completion, consummation
  3. equipping
  4. (pathology) spasm, convulsion

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References[edit]

  • gmr”, 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. 50a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 73a
  • 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. 243a-b