ܛܪܦܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic طَرَف ‎(ṭaraf) and Hebrew טָרָף ‎(ṭārāᵽ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tˁarpɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁarpe(ʔ)], [tˁarpɑne(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܛܪܦܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܛܪܦܢܐ or ܛܪܦܐ)

  1. leaf (of a plant)
  2. (figuratively) leaf (of a book)
  3. (anatomy) lobe (e.g. of the ear, liver, lung, etc.); cartilage of the nose
  4. bran
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܛ-ܪ-ܦ ‎(ṭ-r-p) related to striking.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tˁarpɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [tˁarpe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܛܪܦܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܛܪܦܐ)

  1. striking
  2. collision
  3. stroke, blow
  4. movement, fluttering (e.g. of wings)
  5. beat, moment of time
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • Trp”, 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. 133a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 183a
  • 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. 555b

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