ܛܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic طُور ‎(ṭūr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tˁurɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁure(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܛܘܪܐ ‎(ṭūrāʾm ‎(plural ܛܘܪܐ)

  1. mountain, hill
  2. field, countryside
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Arabic طَوْر ‎(ṭawr), Hebrew טוּר ‎(ṭûr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tˁawrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁawre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܛܘܪܐ ‎(ṭawrāʾm ‎(plural ܛܘܪܐ)

  1. space of time or distance
  2. moment, instant
  3. interval, duration
  4. measure, size, quantity, extent
  5. territory, boundary, border
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • Twr”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-09-28
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 125a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 170b
  • 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. 521a