ܡܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Ultimately from a Semitic source, possibly via Ancient Greek μύῤῥᾱ ‎(múrrhā). Compare Arabic مُرّ ‎(murr) and Hebrew מֹר ‎(mōr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܡܘܪܐ ‎(transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. myrrh
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek μόρον ‎(móron).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [morɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [more(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܘܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܡܘܪܐ)

  1. morus, mulberry tree
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Ancient Greek μοῖρα ‎(moîra).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܡܘܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܡܪܣ or ܡܝܪܣ or ܡܘܪܐܣ or ܡܘܪܣ)

  1. step, stage, level
  2. (geometry, geography, astronomy) degree (of a circle, of longitude/latitude, of a star, etc.)
  3. share, portion

Etymology 4[edit]

From Ancient Greek Μοῖρα ‎(Moîra).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ܡܘܪܐ ‎(transliteration neededf

  1. (Greek mythology) Moera, Fate

References[edit]

  • mwr”, 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. 190b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 259a
  • 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. 729a