ܫܘܪܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Arabic سُور (sūr) and Hebrew שׁוּר (šûr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃurɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃure(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܘܪܐ)

  1. wall, fortification, bulwark, rampart, defence/defense
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܘ-ܪ (š-w-r) related to leaping.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃurrɑ(ʔ)], [ʃ(ə)wɑrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃurre(ʔ)], [ʃ(ə)wɑre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܘܪܐ)

  1. pulley
  2. axle, axletree
  3. leather bucket of a noria
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Etymology 3[edit]

From the root ܫ-ܪ-ܪ (š-r-r) related to firmness. Compare Arabic سُرّ (surr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃurrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃurre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܘܪܐ)

  1. (anatomy) navel, umbilical cord
  2. chain
  3. pureblooded race
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Etymology 4[edit]

Ultimately from Akkadian 𒀸𒋩 (Aššur, Assur).

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Proper noun[edit]

ܫܘܪܐ (transliteration neededf

  1. Assyria
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Etymology 5[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃawrɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [ʃawre(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܫܘܪܐ (transliteration neededm (plural ܫܘܪܐ)

  1. Alternative form of ܫܒܪܐ
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References[edit]

  • $wr”, 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, pp. 364a, 381a, 419b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 568a-b
  • 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. 1535b