ܟܝܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Possibly a misreading of ܟܢܪܐ ‎(kennārāʾ) or related to ܟܝܪܬܐ ‎(kīrattāʾ, writing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Uncertain.

Noun[edit]

ܟܝܪܐ ‎(transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. (possibly) writing, calligraphy
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek χήρᾱ ‎(khḗrā).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kirɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kire(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܝܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܟܝܪܐ)

  1. widow
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Arabic خِيَار ‎(ḵiyār), from Persian خیار ‎(xiyâr), from Middle Persian 𐭧𐭩𐭠𐭥 ‎(xyār).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [k(ə)jɑrɑ(ʔ)], [x(ə)jɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [k(ə)jɑre(ʔ)], [x(ə)jɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܝܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܟܝܪܐ)

  1. (botany) cucumber
Inflection[edit]

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