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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]


Compare Hebrew בַּרְזֶל(barzel).


  • IPA(key): [parz(ə)lɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [parz(ə)le(ʔ)] (plural)


ܦܪܙܠܐ (parzlām (plural ܦܪܙܠܐ)

  1. iron
  2. iron object; bar, implement, tool, etc. (especially axe)
  3. (in the plural) iron chains, fetters; plates, tables



  • przl”, 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. 287b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 459b
  • 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. 1235b