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 Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–, retrieved 2011-06-06
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 315a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 499a
  • 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. 1345b