ܥܡܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܥ-ܡ-ܪ (ʿ-m-r) related to inhabiting.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕɑmorɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʕɑmore(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܥܡܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܥܡܘܪܐ, singular feminine counterpart ܥܡܘܪܬܐ)

  1. inhabitant, dweller
  2. immigrant, settler, sojourner
  3. household member
  4. neighbor/neighbour
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Hebrew עֲמוֹרָה (ʿĂmôrâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʕɑmorɑ(ʔ)], [ʕammorɑ(ʔ)]

Proper noun[edit]

ܥܡܘܪܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. (biblical) Gomorrah
See also[edit]

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, pp. 256b, 415b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 417a
  • 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. 1109b