ܚܪܝܥܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܚ-ܪ-ܥ ‎(ḥ-r-ʿ). Compare Arabic خِرِّيع ‎(ḫirrīʿ) and Hebrew חָרִיעַ ‎(ḥārîaʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)riʕɑ(ʔ)], [ħarriʕɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ħ(ə)riʕe(ʔ)], [ħarriʕe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܚܪܝܥܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܚܪܝܥܐ)

  1. (botany) safflower

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • xry(”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 157b
  • 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. 491a