ܟܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic كُور ‎(kūr), Hebrew כּוּר ‎(kûr) and Akkadian [script needed] ‎(kūru).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kurɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kure(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܘܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܟܘܪܐ)

  1. furnace, crucible, kiln, oven
  2. fire, hearth
Inflection[edit]
Descendants[edit]

(taking Classical Syriac as representative for all Semitic)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek χώρᾱ ‎(khṓrā).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܟܘܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܟܘܪܣ or ܟܘܪܘܣ)

  1. land, country
  2. province, region, district
  3. neighbourhood

Etymology 3[edit]

Compare ܟܘܪܬܐ ‎(kawwārtāʾ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kawwɑrɑ(ʔ)], [k(ə)wɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kawwɑre(ʔ)], [k(ə)wɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܘܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededc ‎(plural ܟܘܪܐ)

  1. beehive
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

From Hebrew כּוֹר ‎(kôr) or Ancient Greek κόρος ‎(kóros).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [korɑ(ʔ)], [k(ə)wɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kore(ʔ)], [k(ə)wɑrɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܘܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܟܘܪܐ)

  1. cor/kor, homer
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • kwr”, 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. 154a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, pp. 210b-211a
  • 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. 612b