ܩܘܪܒܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܩ-ܪ-ܒ ‎(q-r-b) related to approaching. Compare Arabic قُرْب ‎(qurb) and Hebrew קֵרוּב ‎(qērûḇ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ܩܘܪܒܐ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. about, almost

Noun[edit]

ܩܘܪܒܐ ‎(transliteration needed) m (uncountable)

  1. nearness, proximity, vicinity
  2. intimacy
  3. neighbourhood/neighborhood
Inflection[edit]

Irregular absolute and construct with a varying Waw.

Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܩ-ܪ-ܒ ‎(q-r-b) related to approaching.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qurrɑvɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qurrɑve(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܘܪܒܐ ‎(transliteration neededm ‎(plural ܩܘܪܒܐ)

  1. offering, oblation, sacrifice
  2. (Christianity) Eucharist
  3. gift
  4. approach, access
  5. mass, liturgy
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • qwrb)”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • qwrb”, 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. 329a, b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 498a
  • 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. 1342b-1343a

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