ܨܘܪܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܨ-ܘ-ܪ (ṣ-w-r) related to forming. Compare Arabic صُورَة (ṣūra(t)) and Hebrew צוּרָה (ṣûrâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sˁurtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [sˁurɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܨܘܪܬܐ (transliteration neededf (plural ܨܘܪܬܐ)

  1. image, picture
  2. statue
  3. form, type
  4. lineament, feature
  5. moral character
  6. text, writing (especially sacred text)
  7. embroidery
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܨ-ܘ-ܪ (ṣ-w-r) related to being faint.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ܨܘܪܬܐ (transliteration needed) f (uncountable)

  1. dizziness
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • cwrh”, 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. 300a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 476b
  • 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. 1282a