ܕܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܕ-ܘ-ܪ ‎(d-w-r) related to going around. Compare Arabic دَار ‎(dār) and Hebrew דּוֹר ‎(dôr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [dɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܕܪܐ)

  1. generation, age, time, epoch
  2. circle or revolution of the year
  3. century, hundred years
  4. (ecclesiastical) procession
Inflection[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܕ-ܪ-ܪ ‎(d-r-r) related to fighting.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [darrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [darre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܕܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܕܪܐ)

  1. wrestling, wrestling match
  2. contest
  3. striving, struggle
  4. fight, combat
  5. battle, war
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܕܪܐ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. emphatic plural of ܕܪܬܐ

References[edit]

  • dr”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-05-16
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, pp. 61b, 69b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 97a
  • 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. 319b