ܚܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܘ-ܪ(ḥ-w-r), related to whitening; compare Arabic حُوَّارَى(ḥuwwārā), أَحْوَر(ʾaḥwar), Hebrew חִוֵּר(ḥiwwēr), חוּר(ḥūr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical Edessan) IPA(key): [ħɛwˈwɑ.rɑ]
  • (Eastern Syriac) IPA(key): [xɪwˈwɑ.rɑ]
  • (Western Syriac) IPA(key): [ħɛˈwo.ro]

Adjective[edit]

ܚܘܪܐ (ḥewwārām (plural ܚܘܪܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܚܘܪܬܐ‎)

  1. white, silvery; clear, bright
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Noun[edit]

ܚܘܪܐ (ḥewwārām (plural ܚܘܪܐ (ḥewwārē), singular feminine counterpart ܚܘܪܬܐ‎)

  1. white (color)
  2. (numismatics) silver coin
  3. white pepper
  4. various trees and plants: white alder, white vine
  5. white metal, tin
  6. sheep
  7. (in the plural) white garments
  8. (anatomy) sclera, white of the eye
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܘ-ܪ(ḥ-w-r), related to whitening; compare Arabic حَوْر(ḥawr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical Edessan) IPA(key): [ˈħaw.(wə.)rɑ]
  • (Eastern Syriac) IPA(key): [ˈxaw.rɑ]
  • (Western Syriac) IPA(key): [ˈħɑw.ro]

Noun[edit]

ܚܘܪܐ (ḥawwərām (plural ܚܘܪܐ (ḥawwərē))

  1. various trees: white poplar, alder
  2. cinder, burnt out coal
  3. yearling lamb
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Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܘ-ܪ(ḥ-w-r) related to gazing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical Edessan) IPA(key): [ˈħaw.rɑ]
  • (Eastern Syriac) IPA(key): [ˈxaw.rɑ]
  • (Western Syriac) IPA(key): [ˈħɑw.ro]

Noun[edit]

ܚܘܪܐ (ḥawrām (plural ܚܘܪܐ)

  1. vision, sight, gaze
  2. aspect, look, appearance
  3. spectacle
  4. pattern
  5. likeness, example, model, copy
  6. time
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Etymology 4[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܘ-ܪ(ḥ-w-r) related to gazing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical Edessan) IPA(key): [ħawˈwɑ.rɑ]
  • (Eastern Syriac) IPA(key): [xawˈwɑ.rɑ]
  • (Western Syriac) IPA(key): [ħɑˈwo.ro]

Adjective[edit]

ܚܘܪܐ (ḥawwārām (plural ܚܘܪܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܚܘܪܬܐ‎)

  1. envious, jealous, gluttonous, greedy
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Etymology 5[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܘ-ܪ(ḥ-w-r) related to gazing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical Edessan) IPA(key): [ħ(ə.)ˈwɑ.rɑ]
  • (Eastern Syriac) IPA(key): [ˈxwɑ.rɑ]
  • (Western Syriac) IPA(key): [ˈħwo.ro]

Noun[edit]

ܚܘܪܐ (ḥəwārām (plural ܚܘܪܐ (ḥəwārē))

  1. look, glance, gazing
  2. consideration, contemplation
  3. aim, intention
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Etymology 6[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܪ-ܪ(ḥ-r-r); compare Arabic خَوْر(ḵawr), Hebrew חֹר(ḥōr). Compare also Old Armenian խոր (xor).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical Edessan) IPA(key): [ˈħor.rɑ]
  • (Eastern Syriac) IPA(key): [ˈxor.rɑ]
  • (Western Syriac) IPA(key): [ˈħu.ro]

Noun[edit]

ܚܘܪܐ (ḥorrā, ḥōrām (plural ܚܘܪܐ (ḥorrē, ḥōrē))

  1. hole, aperture
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References[edit]

  • ḥwr”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-11-12
  • ḥwr2”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2019-04-14
  • ḥwr3”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2019-04-14
  • ḥwr4”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2019-04-13
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary : قاموس سرياني-عربي, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, pages 100b, 115a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 134a-b
  • 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, page 432a-b