ܢܡܪܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic نَمِر ‎(namir) and Hebrew נָמֵר ‎(nāmēr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [nɛmr(ə)θɑ(ʔ)], [n(ə)martɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [nɛmrɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܢܡܪܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܢܡܪܬܐ, singular masculine counterpart ܢܡܪܐ)

  1. leopardess
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from Akkadian [script needed] ‎(nabārtu).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [nɑmar(ə)θɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [nɑmrɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܢܡܪܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܢܡܪܬܐ)

  1. cage, enclosure
  2. snare, trap
  3. pit
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • nmrh”, 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. 205b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 341a
  • 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. 922b-923a