ܡܪܓܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Middle Iranian *marg-, from Avestan 𐬨𐬀𐬭𐬆𐬖𐬁 (marəγā). Compare Armenian մարգ (marg) and Arabic مَرْج (marj).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [marɡɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [mar(ə)ɣe(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܡܪܓܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܡܪܓܐ)

  1. meadow
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܡܪܓܐ (transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of ܡܟܪܐ

References[edit]

  • mrg”, 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. 191a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 299a
  • 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, pp. 825b-826a