ܬܐܪܬܐ

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Classical Syriac[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ܬ-ܐ-ܪ ‎(t-ʾ-r) related to contemplating. Compare Akkadian [script needed] ‎(tērtu), Arabic ثَأْر ‎(ṯaʾr), and Hebrew שְׁאֵר ‎(šəʾēr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [te(ʔ)rtɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [te(ʔ)rɑθɑ(ʔ)] (plural)

Noun[edit]

ܬܐܪܬܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܬܐܪܬܐ)

  1. conscience, consciousness, heart, mind, sentiments
  2. appetite, taste
  3. (anatomy) abdomen, diaphragm, entrails

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References[edit]

  • t)rh”, 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. 386b
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 603a
  • 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. 1619b