ܩܘܪܨܠܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Hebrew קַרְסֹל ‎(qarsōl).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

ܩܘܪܨܠܐ ‎(qurṣəlāʾm ‎(plural ܩܘܪܨܠܐ)

  1. (anatomy) ankle; anklebone, talus; wrist
Inflection[edit]
Usage notes[edit]

This word is masculine, despite the tendency in Semitic languages for body parts that come in pairs to be feminine.

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [qursˁɑlɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [qursˁɑle(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܩܘܪܨܠܐ ‎(qurṣālāʾm ‎(plural ܩܘܪܨܠܐ)

  1. nettle
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • "qwrcl" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon. Retrieved 2011-06-06.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 315a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 499a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, p. 1345b