ܟܪܝܣܝܣ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χρῆσις ‎(khrêsis).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [k(ə)re(j)sis] (singular and plural)

Noun[edit]

ܟܪܝܣܝܣ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܟܪܝܣܝܣ)

  1. use, experience
  2. custom, habit, wont
  3. proof, evidence, testimony
  4. quotation, citation, example

References[edit]

  • krysys”, 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. 226b
  • 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. 652b