ܩܘܪܒܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ܩ-ܪ-ܒ (IPA(key): /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.

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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܩ-ܪ-ܒ (IPA(key): /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
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